LITTLE FALLS - A seven-year-old Little Falls boy has suffered minor injuries after running out into traffic.

The Morrison County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened this (Wednesday) morning at about 7:45 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 27 and 9th Street Northeast in Little Falls.

A vehicle driven by 42-year-old Kimberly Bulock of Flensburg was heading east on Highway 27 in heavy traffic when Thomas Holtz tried to run across the intersection. He struck the front driver's side of the car.

Holtz was taken to St. Gabriel's Hospital with injuries to his hands and leg.