HIT AND RUN| City Police search for taxi driver who hit child in Fells Point

Christopher Bautista

BALTIMORE (WBFF)-- Baltimore City Police say officers are looking for the driver of a taxi cab van who hit a 10-year-old boy, leaving him with critical injuries.

Police said the incident happened around 6pm Tuesday in the 1900 block of Bank St.

The child, identified as Christopher Bautista, was riding a skateboard when he was hit, detectives aren't sure if the van's driver knows he struck anything.

A spokesman said at an afternoon media briefing that the child's injuries appear to be survivable.

He is currently listed in critical condition at Johns Hopkins Children's Center.

His relatives told FOX45 that his condition is getting worse.

Police are asking for anyone with information to come forward.

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