MIDWOOD, Brooklyn (WABC) — A mother and several of her children were hit by a hit-and-run driver Wednesday night in Brooklyn.

The incident happened shortly before 5 p.m. at New York Avenue and Avenue J in Midwood.

Police say a mother and her four children were struck by a vehicle while at least one of the children was getting off a school bus.

Five victims were taken to a nearby hospital in stable condition.

The victims include a 41-year-old mother, a 1-year-old daughter, a 3-year-old son, a 5-year-old daughter and an 8-year-old daughter.

The vehicle fled the scene and was found nearby.

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The police continue to search for the driver.

This is hot news. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.


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