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Police: 2-year-old child struck by car in Perth Amboy

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Police say a 2-year-old child was struck by a car following an accident in Perth Amboy.

The accident happened on Prospect Street.

According to witnesses, the impact caused the child to fly into the air.

"The vehicle came in contact with the child,” says Deputy Chief Larry Cattano. “Our units responded and provided aid and transported the patient to a trauma center."

Police say the toddler is expected to be OK.

The driver has not been charged.

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