9-year-old hit by car transported to Amarillo hospital

A 9-year-old boy was transported to an Amarillo hospital early Tuesday morning after police say he was hit by a car.

Police said the child was hit in the 2000 block of North Mars. A 33-year-old woman told police she was driving southbound when she was pulling in to park.

She said she did not see the child enter the roadway but heard the impact, according to police.

The child was not in a designated crosswalk, police said. His injuries were not considered life-threatening.

As for the driver of the vehicle, a 2008 Dodge, she was issued citations for no driver's license and no insurance.