HOUSTON -

Authorities say a child was hit by a car in southwest Houston near a Houston ISD elementary school.

It happened around 7:30 a.m. Monday in the 12900 block of Briar Forest at Enclave Parkway, according to the Houston Fire Department.

HISD said in a statement that the boy was walking about a half a mile from Ray Daily Elementary School when the accident occurred.

The district said witnesses called 911 and emergency crews arrived within minutes.

HISD police reported that the student did not appear to have serious injuries.

The district said the boy's parents were notified of the accident and took him to the doctor to be checked out.

HISD police are investigating this hit-and-run accident.

Authorities have not provided any information about the vehicle involved.