Ohio child in stroller hospitalized after car jumps curb

December 30, 2018

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a 2-year-old boy was injured in a hit-and-run collision after a car struck the child’s stroller on a sidewalk.

A suspect was in custody following the incident in Cincinnati Sunday afternoon. The child was being treated at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police say the vehicle jumped the curb, struck the boy and then left the scene. A suspect was arrested at a nearby gas station.

Authorities said the Hopple Street viaduct between Beekman Street and Colerain Avenue will remain closed while police investigate.

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