Sgt. Chris McBane said a boy between 10 and 11 years old was playing with friends at a park near 22nd and Commercial St. at around 3 p.m.
The child did not stop at an intersection as the group walked home. He was hit by a northbound SUV.
The boy was transported to the hospital with only minor injuries.
He is expected to make a full recovery.
The driver was cooperative and stopped at the scene of the accident.