A 9-year-old girl was taken to University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital after being struck in a hit and run Friday, police said.
The incident took place in a residential neighborhood, in the 1800 block of Cathy Lane shortly after 2:30 p.m.
Lt. Sam Murdock said the girl and her friend were headed to the park. The girls were walking in the street when one was struck.
"It appears that a young white male was driving the small red four-door vehicle," Murdock said. Witnesses did not see the license plate.
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The child's injuries were not life threatening, Murdock said.
Police are investigating.
If you have any information regarding the incident, call 258-3600