Boy, 4, struck by hit and run driver

March 9, 2009 7:53:05 AM PDT
A 4-year-old boy is in a hospital with a broken leg after he was hit by a truck south of downtown Houston.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Eyewitnesses say the pickup that hit him sped off. They say the little boy ran away from his father while crossing the street of Roxella near Burden around 7pm and was hit.

Police say they do have a partial license plate of the vehicle, and they're looking for the driver. .

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