HOUSTON — A young child was hit by a car Friday afternoon in southwest Houston.

Houston police have not provided much information but said the child, who is believed to be either 5 or 6 years old, was taken to Texas Children’s Hospital.

The child's injuries are unknown. 

The scene happened at about 4:10 p.m. in the 2900 block of Westridge Street.

It’s unclear if anyone has been arrested.

We have a crew headed to the scene to gather more information.  

Check back for updates.