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Child dragged 50 feet under car

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KENNEWICK, Wash.-- Child dragged 50 feet under car. It happened Saturday morning at 5th Avenue and Johnson Street.

Two children were playing in the front seat of the car. The car was put into neutral and backed over the 7-year old girl. She was dragged more than 50 feet under a car. The car was not on.

We talked with Kennewick Police who say the victim was okay. She was taken to Kennewick General Hospital and did not have any serious injuries.

Kennewick Patrol Officer Ron Salter says "it's still under investigation. At this point we're still checking into some of the stories and the witnesses."

Officers say an adult was present when this happened. Police are still investigating what happened to determine if anyone is at fault. They say so far charges have not been filed.

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