Toddler hit by car in Newberg dies at hospital

NEWBERG, Ore. -- A 1-year-old boy died at the hospital after getting hit by a car in Newberg on Monday.

It happened just before 4 p.m. on 4th Street near Meridian. The child was being pushed in a stroller by his 13-year-old cousin at the time, police said.

The boy was taken by LifeFlight to a hospital, where he later died.

Police said the driver of the car that hit the toddler stayed at the scene and was cooperating with their investigation. No charges have been filed at this time.

The boy's name has not been released.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call Newberg-Dundee Police officer Drew Boggs at 503-538-8321.