9-year-old child struck in hit-and-run incident in Brooklyn; driver fled the scene
Police are searching for the operator of a two-wheel vehicle that struck a child and fled the scene on Wednesday.
It happened around 5:33 p.m. in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn.
Authorities say a 9-year-old boy was struck in front of 61 Harrison Avenue.
He was taken to Bellevue Hospital, where he’s listed as conscious and alert.
The driver of the two-wheel vehicle, possibly a moped, fled the scene.
The investigation is ongoing.