ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- An 8-year-old boy was hit by a car while trick-or-treating on Thursday night, police said.
The incident happened at the corner of Russell Road and Aspen Street in the Del Ray area. The child was with a 15-year-old boy at the time of the incident which happened around 7:00 p.m. The child was taken to 'Children's National Medical Center'. He is in stable condition suffering from a broken leg, police said.
The driver of the car left the scene and called Police within 10 minutes and has since been taken into custody, officials said.