6-year-old suffers ‘serious injuries’ following hit-and-run in Winton Hills, police say
CINCINNATI (WXIX) - A 6-year-old boy was hit by a car that left the scene in Winton Hills on Monday afternoon, according to Cincinnati police.
Officers say the child was hit while walking in a crosswalk in the 4900 block of Winneste Avenue.
The 6-year-old suffered a head injury. He was transported to Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center. Police said he is expected to be okay.
Shameka Reed, who lives in the area, said this isn’t the first time a child has been hit by a car in the area.
“I’ve seen many kids get hit plenty of times right here,” Reed said.
Officers say they are looking for a vehicle, believed to be a gray SUV, in connection with the hit-and-run.
Police on the scene confirm to FOX19 NOW that city cameras and license plate readers aren’t working in the area.
The video below is from FOX19′s previous coverage.
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