Police confirm boy hit by vehicle

Marshalltown Police have confirmed a boy was struck by a vehicle Wednesday afternoon while walking on a crosswalk at the corner of South and Center streets.

Police believe the boy suffered minor injuries and say he was alert and talking after being hit. Names have not been released and it’s unclear whether the driver of the vehicle will face charges. Traffic on Center Street was rerouted for approximately 20 minutes but was running as normal as of 3:30 p.m.