Police confirmed that a 5-year-old boy was a victim of a hit-in-run in South Sacramento, according to the Sacramento Police Department.

The incident happened at approximately 6:30 p.m. on the 2400 block of Kim Ave near 24th St at about 6:30pm.

The 5-year-old boy who was hit by the vehicle is in critical but stable condition at a hospital.

The suspect fled the scene but officers caught the person after receiving information about the man's whereabouts.

Drug or alcohol could be a factor in the driver's impairment, police say.

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