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Girl Injured In New Haven Hit And Run

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(WTIC Photo)

(WTIC Photo)

(New Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) - Police in New Haven are investigating after they say an eight-year-old girl was struck by a car that then fled the scene this morning.

Police were dispatched to the scene at Ferry and Pine Streets around 7:30.

The girl was transported to the Yale-New Haven Hospital pediatric emergency room for treatment of what are reported to be non life-threatening injuiries.

The victim is in stable condition.

Police say they are looking for a white van with double rear doors and windows.

Investigators are interviewing a school bus driver who witnessed the incident

The vehicle may have passenger side and headlamp damage.

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