Woman, child struck by SUV while crossing Queens street

RICHMOND HILL, Queens (WABC) -- Police are investigating after two pedestrians, a woman and a child were struck by an SUV while crossing Jamaica Avenue.

The accident happened shortly after 11 a.m. Saturday at the corner of 115th Street in Richmond Hill.

A 56-year-old woman is in critical condition, and an eight-year-old boy was treated for minor injuries.

The driver remained on the scene. There is no word yet on whether he will face charges.

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