Clerk hit in head during morning robbery

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GASTONIA, N.C. - Police told Channel 9 that someone held up the Kangaroo Express on Cox Road around 4 a.m.

The robber also hit the clerk in the head with a gun, police said.

Channel 9 is asking police for a description of the robber.

The clerk was taken to the hospital but their condition is unknown.

Stay with wsoctv.com for updates on this developing story.