Police are searching for a driver accused of hitting an 11-year-old pedestrian and then fleeing the scene Tuesday afternoon in Indio.
Police said the accident occurred just before 2:00 p.m. at the intersection of 46 Ave and Clinton Street. The 11-year-old boy was struck while walking in a crosswalk.
The suspect’s vehicle is believed to be a white two-door Honda with chrome wheels.
Police added that the boy was taken to the hospital for observation and suffered only minor cuts and bruises.
Officers ask the public that if they witnessed anything about this collision, please call the Indio Police at (760) 391-4057.