GASTON COUNTY, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A child has been taken to the hospital for minor injuries after being struck by a Gaston County police vehicle Wednesday morning, police said.
The incident happened in a parking lot just off Hudson Blvd. inside the City limits of Gastonia.
The vehicle involved was a marked Gaston County police patrol unit, police said. The child was transported to the hospital with a leg injury.
The Gastonia Police Department is investigating this incident.