A Hamilton teen was taken to hospital Thursday morning after he was hit by a car as he crossed Main St. W.

Around 9 a.m., Hamilton Police responded to the area of Main St. W. and Frid St. after a report of the incident. The 17-year-old boy was walking westbound when he was hit and transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to police. The driver of the vehicle has been charged under the Highway Traffic Act.