5-year-old boy seriously injured in Yelm highway hit-and-run car accident

A 5-year-old boy was badly injured in a hit-and-run car accident on Yelm Highway in Lacey after the car he was riding in was hit or cut off by another vehicle according to Seattle TV station, King5.com. The car the boy was in rolled across Yelm highway and it went through a fence. The other vehicle left the accident scene.

The boy was airlifted to Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center. According to the report, he suffered serious facial injuries. An adult and another child passenger were taken to hospitals local to the accident scene. Their conditions are unknown.

Police arrested the driver of the other vehicle involved in the accident after they found him at a veterinarians office. He reportedly had two dogs in his car at the time of the accident.

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