Toddler injured by hit-and-run driver on Haley Street

Toddler injured by hit-and-run driver on Haley Street

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A toddler was injured Tuesday in a hit -and-run crash on Haley Street near Pacific Street.

The crash happened around 5:12 p.m.

Police investigators said the 3-year-old boy was walking on Haley when he was struck by a 1990s model four-door compact car that was green or light blue.

The driver was last seen turning east on Flower Street.

The boy was taken to a hospital by private means before officers arrived. He suffered a broken leg and other injuries that are not considered life-threatening.

Anyone with information helpful to the investigation is urged to call the police department at (661) 327-7111.