The girl was struck while she was playing in front of a home during a gender reveal party in Houston just after 8 p.m., police say.
The victim, identified by family members as Evelyn Gonzalez, was rushed to a hospital where she was stable and is expected to recover.
The vehicle involved was a white sedan and was caught on video by people at the home, police say.
Commanders, investigators and PIO responding to 6700 block of Japonica Street after a young girl was struck by a vehicle about 8:10 p.m.— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) June 27, 2021
The driver fled the scene. The girl was transported to an area hospital and is reportedly in stable condition.#hounews pic.twitter.com/XKwYSp3ojh