Child struck by vehicle in Northwest DC

D.C. police confirmed that a child was hit by a vehicle in Northwest on Tuesday.

Police said the incident happened in the 3400 block of N Street, NW. They say the child was struck by an unidentified vehicle and transported to a local hospital.



Police say that the child is conscious and breathing and that the driver remained at the scene following the accident.

Officers said that this case remains under active investigation.

A map of the approximate location is included below.

This is a developing story. WTOP’s Kristi King contributed to this report.

 

Ivy Lyons

Ivy Lyons is a digital journalist for WTOP.com. Since 2018, they have worked on Capitol Hill, at NBC News in Washington, and with WJLA in Washington.

Like WTOP on Facebook and follow WTOP on Twitter and Instagram to engage in conversation about this article and others.

Get breaking news and daily headlines delivered to your email inbox by signing up here.

© 2022 WTOP. All Rights Reserved. This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area.

More from WTOP

Log in to your WTOP account for notifications and alerts customized for you.

Sign up