Child hit by car near 9th Avenue and Clinton Place in Columbus

Child hit by car near 9th Avenue and Clinton Place in Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A child was hit by a vehicle near 9th Avenue and Clinton Place in Columbus.

The incident happened shortly before 5 p.m. Wednesday evening. The child's father confirmed the child has been taken to a hospital for treatment and is expected to be OK.

Witnesses in the area say the child was riding a bike when a car drove up a hill honking its horn and trying to slow down before hitting the child.

This is a developing story. Stay with News Leader 9 for details.

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