Driver won’t face charges after hitting child crossing street

Posted at 11:34 AM, Sep 25, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-25 11:34:08-04

RICHMOND, Va. — Richmond police say no charges will be filed after a child was struck by a vehicle on Fairfield Avenue.

It happened near the Mechanicsville Turnpike around 8 a.m. Thursday.

Officers said a father was with the child walking in a non-crosswalk area when the child was hit.

The child sustained non-life threatening injuries.

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