A child playing outside ended up in the hospital after being hit by a vehicle.
Topeka Police say the 17-month-old was playing in the 2000 block of Southwest Clay about 5pm Wednesday. The child wandered into the driveway- sidewalk area of a neighboring home as the neighbor was backing out of the driveway, and was hit by the vehicle..
Police say the toddler was transported to a Topeka hospital then flown to Children's Mercy Hospital by Lifestar.
No further information on the child's condition was available.