1 person detained after striking child with vehicle in southwest Houston, police say

Houston police are investigating after a child was hit by a vehicle in southwest Houston, officials said Tuesday.
Houston police are investigating after a child was hit by a vehicle in southwest Houston, officials said Tuesday. (KPRC 2)

HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating after a child was hit by a vehicle in southwest Houston, officials said Tuesday.

Police responded to reports of a crash in the 11315 block of Fondren Road around 8:30 p.m.

According to police, the child was grazed by the vehicle and transported to a local hospital. The child is expected the survive.

Police said one person has since been detained.

This is a developing story. Continue to check back for more details.


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