7-year-old hit by car Sunday afternoon on Chippewa Street

A 7-year-old is being treated for injuries after she was struck by a vehicle Sunday afternoon in the 3300 block of Chippewa Street.

Baton Rouge police spokesman Cpl. L’Jean McKneely said the child’s injuries do not appear to be serious.

The incident occurred near North Acadiana Thruway.

McKneely said based on early reports, police believe the child ran into the road and the driver was unable to stop in time.

He said the driver stopped after the accident, and it does not appear that the driver will be cited.