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NEWORLEANS- A 4-year-old boy was injured when he tried to race across the tracks for City Park's miniature train Sunday night, according to the NOPD.

Police said the incident occurred around 6 pm.

The child suffered a laceration to his leg and was taken to the hospital for an injury that police spokesman Garry Flot classified as 'non-life threatening.'

Flot said the investigation continues and that no citations have been issued at this time.

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