SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A 5-year-old boy and his babysitter are recovering at a hospital after being struck by a vehicle while walking in San Francisco’s Richmond District Monday evening.
The woman and boy were crossing the street in a crosswalk at 37th Avenue and Fulton Street when, around 5:15 p.m., they were hit by a vehicle, San Francisco police Officer Gordon Shyy said.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 1 Injured In Vallejo Shooting On Same Block Where Double Shooting Last Week Injured 2
The boy suffered a contusion to his head, and the baby sitter suffered a leg injury, according to Shyy. Both were transported to San Francisco General Hospital and are expected to survive.READ MORE: Pleasanton Grocery Store Owner Pleads Guilty To Price Gouging During State of Emergency
The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene, and was cited for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk, Shyy said.MORE NEWS: Police Arrest Santa Rosa Man After Butane Explosion Rips Through Parking Lot
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