Davenport, IA – According to the police officials, this unfortunate incident occurred right before 7 p.m. Tuesday.
It happened on West Locust Street and Elsie Avenue in Davenport.
Davenport Police Department officers responded to a report of pedestrian hit by vehicle.
Police say Ford Escape was traveling east in the right lane of Locust Street, when a 12-year-old pedestrian ran south from Elsie Avenue across Locust Street.
Police say the 12-year-old suffered serious injuries and was taken to a hospital.
This incident is under investigation.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.