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7-year-old injured in hit-and-run at Brown Deer Walmart parking lot

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Posted at 11:05 AM, Mar 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-29 12:05:26-04

BROWN DEER — A 7-year-old girl was struck in a hit-and-run Thursday at a Walmart parking lot.

A 30-year-old woman was with her niece when a car ran into them, striking the child, according to a report from Brown Deer Police.

The vehicle stopped, and the 60-year-old driver fled the scene. The passenger, a 74-year-old woman, remained on the scene.

The elderly passenger was arrested by police for obstruction and later was released at the station.

No further information has been released. The extent of the child's injuries are also unknown.