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Toddler boy injured in car accident

A one-and-a half-year-old boy was taken to St. Mary's by ambulance after a car accident Friday on the intersection of Highway 10 and Kris Street in Detroit Lakes.

According to a report with the Detroit Lakes Police Department, 23-year-old Anna Leitheiser of Lake Park was driving the vehicle with the child and two other passengers at around 9:15 that night when she missed a red light, hitting another vehicle.

That vehicle was being driven by 33-year-old Chris Branchaud of Dent.

Neither drivers were hurt, but one-and-a-half-year-old Lucas Heinen-Leitheiser suffered unknown injuries.

Anna Leitheiser was cited for the offense.