CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A 7-year-old was struck by a vehicle and injured in west Charlotte Saturday afternoon, police said.
According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, the hit-and-run occurred shortly after 2:30 p.m. in the 3500 block of Crestridge Drive.
Officers say the driver of a green four-door sedan hit the child and then fled the scene.
Police believe the driver was a black man who was possibly wearing a plaid shirt.
The child was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with minor injuries, officers say.
No other information has been released.