Police search for driver who hit 6-year-old boy in Brooklyn

Police are looking for the driver of a van who struck a 6-year-old boy in Brooklyn and then fled the scene. It happened at Fort

Police are continuing to search for the driver of a van who struck a 6-year-old boy in Brooklyn before fleeing the scene.

Police are continuing to search for the driver of a van who struck a 6-year-old boy in Brooklyn before fleeing the scene. (8/25/16)

BROOKLYN - Police are looking for the driver of a van who struck a 6-year-old boy in Brooklyn and then fled the scene.

It happened at Fort Hamilton Parkway and 41st Street in Borough Park Wednesday, police say.

Surveillance video shows a black minivan turning right through a red light and hitting the child.

The video shows the boy's mother rushing to her child's aid and bringing him across the street as the driver appears to stop for a moment, look at the damage to his car and then flee southbound on Fort Hamilton Parkway.

Police say the vehicle's license plates included the letters T-L-C, and is likely registered to a livery service. 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Two teens attempting to jump from one rooftop 1 Teen dies trying to jump between rooftops
A Brooklyn artist is dedicating a portrait to 2 Brooklyn artist memorializes slain Bronx EMT
EMT Yadira Arroyo, a mother of five, was 3 Suspect involved in EMT murder arrested
A funeral service was held for Yadira Arroyo 4 Family, friends say final goodbye to fallen FDNY EMT
Models, designers and photographers from all over the 5 Fashionistas flock to Brooklyn for NYC Shootathon

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

A hit-and-run driver struck a 6-year-old boy at NYPD: Hit-and-run driver struck 6-year-old in Borough Park

A hit-and-run driver struck a 6-year-old boy at Fort Hamilton Parkway and 41st Street in

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE