UPDATED, 4:09 p.m.: Stoughton officials have only confirmed that one person was struck. Earlier media reports said five people were injured.
A serious pedestrian accident has shut down Central Street in front of the Hansen School and seriously injured a small child Friday afternoon.
Executive Officer Robert Divine of Stoughton Police Department said that a small child suffered serious injuries in the accident and that they are not issuing any further statement at this time.
Central Street is closed from the stretch between Island Street and around Knollsbrook.
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