Hit and Run Sends Infant To Hospital in Long Beach

On June 10, 2021 at approximately 11:29 a.m., LBPD officers were dispatched to the area of 67th Street and Long Beach Boulevard regarding an injury hit and run.

Upon arrival, officers found a male infant who had been struck by a vehicle. The infant’s mother was pushing the infant in a stroller through the crosswalk when a white truck hit the stroller.

Officers determined the infant needed immediate medical attention and rushed the infant to a local hospital.

The suspect(s) fled in the vehicle before officers arrived. No additional suspect(s) nor vehicle information is available.

Long Beach Boulevard from Artesia Boulevard to 68th Streetis closed to traffic. Collision Investigation Detectives have responded to the scene to continue the investigation.