BROOKLYN, N.Y. (PIX11) — Police are searching for a moped driver who hit and injured a 9-year-old boy in Williamsburg on Wednesday afternoon, according to the NYPD.
The child was struck on Harrison Avenue just after 5:30 p.m., police said. The boy was taken to the hospital for his injuries.
The driver took off after the incident, police said. There have been no arrests.
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