A five-year-old in Lakewood reportedly has sustained a hip injury after being struck by a car on busy Route 88.

Ambulance at Ocean County Park tends to a struck child (TheLakewoodScoop.com)

The Lakewood Scoop and secondary sources say that the collision occurred shortly after 10 AM near Ocean County Park.

Lakewood police have yet to issue details of the circumstances, whether the youngster needed hospitalization, or whether any charges are likely to result.

This is a developing story. Check back for details as they become available.