UPDATED: SCSO Investigating Hit-and-Run With Child as Victim

LEXINGTON TWP., Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – More information on the hit-and-run accident from Monday night that sent a 4-year-old boy to the hospital.

The Stark County Sheriff’s Office says the dark-colored four-door sedan involved in the Lexington Township accident would likely have damage to the front passenger side including a broken headlight lens.

The youngster was transferred to Akron Children’s Hospital, but the sheriff’s office says his injuries are not life threatening.

That accident happened on Greenbower Street NE just west of Route 225.

The sheriff’s office says the youngster was playing in the road at about 8 p.m. when he was struck.