Pickup truck hits toddler in parking lot

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Boy was walking with mom

Child hit by truck - A 2-year-old was taken to the hospital Wednesday morning as a precaution after he was hit by a truck.

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PHOENIX -- A 2-year-old child was taken to the hospital Wednesday morning as a precaution after he was hit by a car.

This happened near 27th and Oak streets around 8 a.m.

Officers say the child was walking in a parking lot with his mom when the driver of a pickup truck started backing up and hit the boy

The child was knocked to the ground.

Officers say the child didn't appear to be seriously injured, but was taken to a hospital to be checked out.

"It does appear to be a pure accident," Phoenix police Officer James Holmes said.

No charges are expected to be filed.