Child Injured on Route 712:00AM / Monday, April 03, 2006
Pownal, Vt.- A seven-year-old boy sustained injuries on April 2 during a late afternoon accident.
Vermont State Police said that Tyler Toromino ,7, of Pownal, ran into the path of a four-door sedan being driven by Charles Becker, 81, of Shaftsbury, Vt.. Becker was driving north near the Country Cupboard at the time of the accident.
Police said that Tyler was conscious and alert at the scene. He was taken to the Southern Vermont Medical Center by the Pownal Rescue Squad. He was later transferred to the Albany Medical Center for additional medical evaluation. Injuries include a broken pelvis.
No charges were filed, police said.