SPD searching for driver that hit child on South Hill

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Spokane Police are asking for help locating a vehicle and driver from a hit an run. The crash injured a child. 

The incident happened on at the intersection of 29th Avenue and Freya Street at 7:20 p.m. on Thursday. 

Witnesses reported that the vehicle hit a young pedestrian. According to the witnesses, the pre-teen boy was walking a younger child across the street in the crosswalk when a vehicle ran a stop sign at the intersection and struck the pre-teen. 

Police said the victim has non-life threatening injuries and was treated at an area hospital. 

The suspect vehicle is described as a late 80's to early 90's, dark colored (possibly gray), four-door sedan with tinted windows and a damaged front end on the driver's side as a result of the collision. 

Anyone with information on the incident, including homes or businesses who may have surveillance footage, are asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233. 


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