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Troopers: Child hit by car while trick or treating with family

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LENOIR, NC (WBTV) -

Troopers in Caldwell County are looking for the driver of a car they say hit a 7-year-old boy while he was trick or treating with his family.

The incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. near the intersection of Calico and Smokey Creek Roads in Lenoir, according to the highway patrol.

The boy was taken to Valdese Hospital to be treated.

A piece of the suspect's vehicle was recovered at the scene of the incident.

Troopers are looking for a dark-colored Dodge Caravan type car with damage to its right side mirror.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Trooper Rathbone with the NC Highway Patrol at 828-466-5500 or dial *47 from a cell phone.

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