Pittsburgh EMS, Fire and Police responded to a report of a child struck by a vehicle on the 600 block of Hillsboro Street around 2:30 p.m.
The victim, a 5-year-old girl, was struck in the roadway after exiting a vehicle. Medics transported her to Children’s Hospital in critical condition.
The driver, an adult male, stayed on scene and cooperated with police.
The Crash Investigation Unit is investigating.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
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