Child suffers minor injuries after getting hit by car, driver reportedly flees the scene

A child was hurt Wednesday night after a hit and run crash in Terre Haute.

Posted: Nov 1, 2017 8:22 PM
Updated: Nov 1, 2017 11:10 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - An 11-year-old boy was hurt Wednesday night after a hit and run crash in Terre Haute.

It happened just before 6:00 on 5th Avenue.

According to officials, the boy was hit by a vehicle and then that vehicle left the scene.

Officials say the child suffered minor injuries.

The boy's father reached out to News 10 and reported he is doing well. 

We reached out to the Terre Haute Police Department for more information, but they were unable to provide any further details.

No description of the vehicle is available at this time.

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