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Child hit crossing street near Sahara & Sloan

Joyce Lupiani

Child hit crossing street near Sahara & Sloan

CREATED Jun. 6, 2012

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A 12-year-old child was hit at about 6:36 a.m. this morning while crossing Fernview Lane near East Sahara Avenue and South Sloan Lane.

The child was transported to Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center with an injury to the knee. The driver stayed on the scene.

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the accident. It is not known if the child was in a crosswalk at the time.

Action News will update this story if new information becomes available.