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Car hits, seriously injures 4-year-old, adult in Brooklyn: NYPD

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Posted at 11:56 AM, Jan 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-03 11:56:36-05

PROSPECT PARK — A vehicle struck and seriously injured a 4-year-old boy in Brooklyn Saturday night, police said Sunday.

Officers were called to the intersection of Ocean and Parkside avenues in Prospect Park around 9 p.m.

The child and a 39-year-old man were hit, and both were taken to the hospital, authorities said.

The child was listed with serious injuries but in stable condition, according to police. The man suffered minor injuries.

It’s unclear if the two victims are related.

The 60-year-old driver remained at the scene and no criminality is suspected, police said.