Child Injured in Hit and Run Accident

FREEPORT (WIFR) -- Freeport police are looking for a suspect in a hit and run of a child. It happened at 3 Monday afternoon in the 13-hundred block of south oak. Police say a 6-year-old boy was on his bike in the street when he was hit by a purple or maroon minivan. The boy was flown to a Rockford hospital where he is in stable condition. He suffered injuries to his chest and head. Please contact Freeport police if you have any information.