Police in Queens are searching for the driver they said hit a teenager and kept going Friday afternoon.
The city police department said a 13-year-old boy was crossing the intersection of 37th Ave. and 101st St. in Corona around 2:20 p.m. when a black SUV drove into the crosswalk, hitting him and then drove off.
The teen was taken to a local hospital with a leg injury and is expected to be OK.
Police said the SUV had New Jersey plates.
Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-8477, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com