LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Police are investigating this morning after a young child was struck by a car just after 4 p.m. Saturday.

Metrosafe says the 7-year-old was hit by a car that was backing out of a parking spot at a strip mall in the 5500 block of New Cut Road.

EMS took the victim to the hospital. No word yet on the child’s condition.