6-year-old struck by car in Kennedy Hts.

KENNEDY HEIGHTS, OH (FOX19) - A 6-year-old was struck by a car Sunday evening while crossing an intersection in Kennedy Heights.

Police say two children were attempting to cross Kennedy Avenue at the intersection of Northdale Place around 8 p.m.

Pamela Mundy, 24, was driving a 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier southbound on Kennedy Avenue. Police say a 6-year-old was hit by the car, and the other child was not injured.

The child was taken to Cincinnati Children's Hospital in critical condition.

Authorities said speed and alcohol did not appear to be factors in the crash.

The investigation is ongoing. Any witnesses to the accident are asked to contact the Traffic Unit at (513) 352-2514.

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