Police looking for driver who hit boy and fled

Police looking for driver who hit boy and fled

EAST CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A 12-year-old boy is recovering after being struck by a car on the way from school.

It happened Tuesday around 1:30 p.m. at Shaw Avenue and Euclid.

Police say after the accident the driver fled the scene and remains on the loose.

The victim is a student at

. He was able to walk to an aunt's house after the accident and was then taken to

where he was treated and released.

If anyone witnessed the accident or has information about the driver or vehicle they are asked to call (216) 451-1234.

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