5-year-old Kansas child hurt in hit-and-run

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Dodge City police are asking for the public's help in finding the driver who took off after hitting a 5-year-old child.

The incident happened at around 1:45 p.m. Saturday in the 300 block of Kirk Street. The police department said on Facebook that the child ran across the road and was struck by a westbound red pickup.

The child suffered a head injury and a broken femur and was flown to a hospital. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Dodge City police at (620) 225-8126 or Ford County Communications at (620) 227-4646.

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