Child hospitalized after being struck by vehicle in Alton neighborhood

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by KMOV.com Staff

KMOV.com

Posted on July 9, 2013 at 4:28 PM

Updated Thursday, Jan 9 at 6:12 PM

(KMOV) – A child was reportedly struck by an oncoming vehicle in an Alton neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.

According to a spokesperson with Alton Police, a small child was struck on the 1100 block of Highland Avenue at Fletcher Street just before 5 p.m.

The child was transported to an area hospital. Authorities believe the child was suffering from non-life threatening injuries.

The motorist who allegedly struck the child did stay at the scene and is cooperating with police.

Further details into the investigation were not immediately known. 

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