Child suffers critical injuries after being hit by car on William Cannon Dr
AUSTIN, TX – A young child was hospitalized with life-threatening wounds after being struck by a driver on William Cannon Drive this evening, according to KXAN.
The collision occurred in the 4400 block of W William Cannon Drive before 8 p.m., when a driver collided with a 3-year-old or 4-year-old child.
The child was taken to Dell Children’s for the treatment of critical, life-threatening wounds.
The driver remained at the scene and is not thought to have been under the influence.
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