Mother, child hit by car at Cermak and California

August 23, 2012 3:13:08 PM PDT
A mother and child are being treated at a hospital after they were struck by a car on Chicago's Southwest Side.

It happened at about 8:30 Thursday morning at Cermak and California.

A 38-year-old woman and 6-year-old boy were taken to Stroger Hospital.

The woman is in stable condition. Her son was treated and released.

The driver was cited for failure to exercise due care for pedestrians.