Our crew on scene reports Lear Boulevard is closed from Kernite Street to Malachite Court in North Valleys due to a pedestrian who was hit by a car on Friday night.

The Reno Police Department said a mother and child were crossing the street, not in the crosswalk, when the mother was hit. The child was okay.

The mother was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Reno Police said alcohol is suspected as a factor of the crash.

Our crew on scene reports the driver of the car was taken into custody.