Mesa toddler seriously injured after being hit by car on Christmas Eve

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MESA - A 2-year-old boy was airlifted to the hospital on Christmas Eve in serious condition after being hit by a car.

The accident happened around 9 p.m. at a home at 211 E. Sixth Ave.

According to the Mesa Police Department the boy's mother was unloading her children from the car when the boy ran into the street.

Police say he suffered a broken leg, and his injuries do not appear to be life threatening.

Police don't believe the driver was impaired.