MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. – A Mount Vernon toddler was hospitalized Sunday night after being struck by a dirt bike.
The dirt bike hit the 3-year-old boy shortly after 7:30 p.m. on Sunday near the intersection of South First Avenue and West Fifth street.
Police confirmed that the victim was transported to Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville, where he was treated for minor injuries before being released.
According to reports, after striking the child, the driver of the dirt bike dropped the vehicle and fled on foot. Police are investigating the incident.
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