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Toddler Hit By Car Driver Charged with DWI

Three-year-old airlifted to Arkansas Children's after being hit by car.
SPRINGDALE, AR-A three-year old boy has been airlifted to Children's Hospital in Little Rock after being hit by a drunk driver in Springdale.

It happened at midnight Saturday morning when a toddler inside a McDonald's on S. Thompson Street, got away from his mother and ran across 71 Business.

Springdale Police say the child was struck by a car. The driver, Maria Orta was arrested for DWI.

The boy was transported to Little Rock, his condition has not been released.

Orta was released on bond.

The investigation is ongoing
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