By CBSLA Staff

LONG BEACH (CBSLA) — A 62-year-old Compton man was arrested Friday in connection with a Long Beach hit-and-run that sent a 7-month-old boy to the hospital.

According to police, the boy’s mother was pushing him in a stroller through the crosswalk when an early-’90s model white Ford Explorer hit the stroller. (Source: LBPD)

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The Long Beach Police Department said the driver of the vehicle, identified as Burnett Livingston, was arrested and booked for felony hit-and-run. His bail has been set at $50,000.

According to police, the infant’s mother was pushing him in a stroller through the crosswalk at the intersection of Long Beach Boulevard and 67th Street when an early-’90s model white Ford Explorer hit the stroller, injuring the boy, before fleeing.

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The baby was taken to a local hospital where he was said to be in stable condition with non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities said the suspect vehicle involved in the collision was recovered Thursday night in the Lindbergh neighborhood of Long Beach.

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Anyone with additional information about the crash was asked to call Long Beach Police Department Collision Investigative Detail Detective Shawn Loughlin at (562) 570-5130.