Syracuse police seek the driver of a SUV who seriously injured a 6-year-old child and then left the scene.

Officers say the child was crossing Burnet Avenue last evening when she was struck by a vehicle that witnesses say was a white or light-colored SUV.  The vehicle left the scene of the crash.  The child suffered serious injuries, but police say they are not life-threatening.

Officers are hopeful that someone has information about the hit-and-run and will share it with police.  Anyone with information should call 442.5151.  They say all calls will be kept confidential.