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Driver accused of throwing water bottle out window, injuring 2-year-old boy

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LINCOLN COUNTY, N.C. — Police are looking for a driver who they say threw a water bottle out of his car, striking a 2-year-old in the face in Lincoln County.

According to WSOC, Mike Hudson told deputies he and his son were walking down Coral Drive when the driver of a passing white Chevrolet Malibu drove by and threw a water bottle out the window. Hudson said the bottle hit his son in the face, causing several cuts.

The boy was taken to Carolinas Medical Center-Lincoln for treatment.

The driver was described to police as a white man in his early 20s with dark hair and wearing a light gray or white T-shirt.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 704-732-9050, the Lincoln County Communications Center at 704-735-8202 or Crime Stoppers at 704-736-8909.

Source: WSOC


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