Mom and child hit by car in Chandler

Posted at 5:25 PM, Mar 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-01 01:56:55-04

A mother and child are recovering after being hit by a car in Chandler Thursday evening.

The accident happened around 5 p.m. near Chandler Boulevard and Cottonwood Street

Police say the mother was pushing the child in a stroller when they were hit. The child was thrown from the stroller, but thankfully, was alert and crying when paramedics arrived.

Authorities say both mother and child are expected to be okay.

The driver of the vehicle stopped and stayed at the scene.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.