Boy injured in crash
Published 9:16 am Thursday, July 26, 2012
A 12-year-old boy was injured Wednesday evening after he reportedly walked backward and struck a van that was turning from Bridge Avenue to Sheridan Street.
According to police, Cecelia Lynn Krahn, 15, was driving southbound on Bridge Avenue at 6:50 p.m. when she made a left turn onto Sheridan Street.
The boy, identified as Wal Wal, was reportedly standing in the middle of the street staring at the sky and walked backward into the vehicle.
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The extent of his injuries are unknown.
Neither Krahn nor her passenger, 78-year-old Donald Horning, were injured.
A laptop was reported taken from a vehicle at 1817 South Shore Drive at 8:32 a.m. Wednesday, according to police.
A tan Mercury station wagon was reported damaged at 8:55 a.m. Wednesday at 204 E. Front St. According to police, it looked as if someone took a knife to the side of the car.
A PlayStation 3 was reported taken from 1021 Virginia Place at 7:02 p.m. Wednesday, according to police.