8-year-old struck by car in Palm Bay

Child suffers minor injuries

Published On: Oct 02 2013 12:57:40 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 02 2013 12:58:00 PM EDT
PALM BAY, Fla. -

An 8-year-old was struck by a car Wednesday morning in Palm Bay, according to police.

The crash happened at Emerson Drive Northwest and Glencove Avenue Northwest.

According to Palm Bay police, the driver failed to yield the right of way to the child.

Police said the child only suffered minor injuries.

The driver was ticketed, police said.