11-year-old struck by hit and run driver in SW Miami-Dade

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Police are searching for a driver who struck a boy in Southwest Miami-Dade and drove off, Wednesday morning.

According to police, an 11-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle while standing along Southwest 136th Street and 197th Avenue, at around 8 a.m.

The boy was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. He is expected to be OK.

Police need the public’s assistance in identifying the driver involved.

If you have any information on this hit and run, call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a $1,000 reward.

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