LAKE TOWNSHIP -- A 16-year-old boy is in the hospital after authorities say he was hit by a car late Tuesday night.
According to the Canton Post of the Highway Patrol, the teen was walking westbound in the 1400 block of Smith Kramer Street when he was struck by an eastbound vehicle at 11:55 p.m.
The vehicle reportedly fled the scene after the accident. No details regarding the vehicle are known.
The teen was taken to Akron Children's Hospital by the Hartville Fire Department where authorities say he's listed in stable condition.
The crash remains under investigation.