CPD investigating pedestrian accident that sent child to trauma center

08 December 2023- On 12-8-23 at approximately 0844 hrs, CPD responded to the 500 block of S Second St for a report of a pedestrian accident. The ensuing investigation revealed a juvenile accidently ran onto the roadway and was struck by a passing motorist. 

The juvenile sustained injuries that required treatment from a trauma center. The driver of the striking vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.