Oskaloosa, IA (February 12, 2024) – A child is currently recovering from severe yet non-life-threatening injuries. After running into a semi-truck on Friday, February 10. The incident occurred just after 5:00 p.m. on N. Market ST. Also known as Highway 63. The child attempted to cross the street and collided with the side of the southbound truck.
The Oskaloosa Police Department responded to the scene. The injured child was promptly transported to a local hospital for treatment. The semi-truck’s driver. Who stopped immediately and cooperated with the authorities, was not cited. The investigation into the accident continues.