NewsLocal NewsCuyahoga County

Actions

Cleveland police looking for hit-skip driver who hit 5-year-old child

Posted: 9:11 AM, Dec 10, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-10 10:41:02-05
5-year-old boy struck in hit-skip in Cleveland
5-year-old boy struck in hit-skip in Cleveland
5-year-old boy struck in hit-skip in Cleveland

Cleveland police are investigating after a 5-year-old boy was struck during a hit-skip on the city's east side Monday morning.

Police said the hit-skip happened around 8:42 a.m. in the area of East 55th Street and Chester Avenue.

Authorities said the vehicle that left the scene was a white Nissan with damage to the driver-side mirror.

The child was taken to Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital with minor injuries, according to police.

No further information was released at this time.