**Editor’s Note: Cleveland police originally reported the child was 6 years old, but this has been updated.**
The incident took place on the 3100 block of West 50th Street Saturday afternoon, police said, when the little girl reportedly ran out between two vehicles that were parked on the side of the road. Police said the driver was going northbound when they hit and then ran over the child.
The little girl was reportedly taken to MetroHealth Medical Center in critical condition.
Police said they have detained the passenger of the suspected vehicle, which is described as a black 4-door sedan with damage to the front end. The passenger reportedly came back to the scene following the hit-and-run. Police believe the vehicle could be a Toyota Camry or Yaris and are on the lookout for an expired plate of M441831.
They vehicle was reportedly driven by an unknown female, police said. An investigation is ongoing.
Anyone who may know anything about the incident is asked to reach out to Cleveland police directly.