BRIDGEVILLE (KDKA) – Police are investigating after a 5-year-old boy was hit by a car in Bridgeville Tuesday afternoon.

According to police, the incident happened in the 500-block of Washington Avenue around 1 p.m.

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The child was walking with his mother, who was also had a baby carrier with a 5-month-old child. They were crossing the street when a car coming off of nearby Bank Street struck the 5-year-old boy and knocked him out of his shoes.

He ended up on the hood of the car, but was up and walking around when police arrived.

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The child was taken to St. Clair Hospital to be checked out.

Citations are expected to be issued to the driver.

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