On December 9 an elementary school student in Oakdale was hit by a car while crossing in the crosswalk at the intersection of North Lee and Pontiac. The child, a student at Fair Oaks Elementary School, suffered minor injuries. The car that hit them was making a left-hand turn when it hit the sixth grader. The boy was taken to Kaiser Modesto Medical Center where he was only treated for superficial bumps and bruises. reportedly, the driver was momentarily blinded by the sun as he turned east and will not be cited. /

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