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Police, EMS Respond for Vehicle Hit and Run of Child

Date: June 6, 2021
Incident Type: Vehicle vs. Pedestrian
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 5 responded to a 9-1-1 call for a hit and run of a pedestrian in the 7000 block of Churchland Street just before 7:30 p.m.

Responding officers and medics located a 7-year-old male victim. He was transported to Children's Hospital in stable condition.

The suspect vehicle is described as a black, 2-door, older model BMW.

Anyone with information is asked to call Zone 5 station at (412) 665-3605 or Police Headquarters at (412) 323-7800.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz