5-year-old child hit by car while running on Volusia beach
Child has been taken to hospital with minor injuries
A 5-year-old boy was hit by a car while running on the beach Wednesday, authorities say.
According to Volusia County Beach Patrol, the child was running toward the ocean on Daytona Beach Shores when a car hit him.
The child, who was visiting from Tennessee has been taken to a hospital with minor injuries.
Drivers are urged to use caution while on the beach during the holiday weekend.
Rip current advisories have also been issued at beaches.