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Police: Mom assaults driver after kid runs into vehicle

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police are investigating a reported assault.

Officers were called about a 12-year-old who ran into the side of a vehicle.

Police said they learned the kid’s mother then assaulted the driver.

The child and the driver were both transported to the hospital in noncritical condition, police said.

The mother fled the scene, police said.