ATWATER — A 5-year-old boy riding a tricycle received minor injuries Tuesday afternoon after he was struck by a car backing out of an apartment complex driveway, Atwater police reported.
Sgt. Dick Wisdom said the youngster was transported to Mercy Medical Center Merced for treatment of minor injuries to his arm. The 4 p.m. accident occurred at an apartment complex at 2885 Determine Drive.
Wisdom said the female motorist did not notice the boy on his trike. The names of the boy and the motorist were not available, Wisdom said.
-- Sun-Star staff