Young boy injured in SW Philadelphia hit-and-run

April 26, 2013 7:18:46 PM PDT
A young boy was injured after being struck by a hit-and-run vehicle in Southwest Philadelphia.

It happened around 7:00 Friday night along 51st Street and Kingsessing Avenue.

Police say a vehicle struck the boy and took off.

The victim was taken to Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators are attempting to get a description of the fleeing car.