Lewiston boy chases ball into street, runs into car

Posted Aug. 05, 2014, at 7:47 p.m.

LEWISTON — A 7-year-old boy was taken to a local hospital after he ran into a car while he was chasing a ball outside his home.

The incident occurred on Bartlett Street on Monday night.

Police say it appears the boy ran into the side of the car as it passed by him.

The boy suffered injuries to his mouth. His condition isn’t clear right now, but he is expected to survive.