A 27-year-old woman and her six-year-old daughter were struck by a vehicle Friday evening in downtown Halifax.

The two were crossing Salter Street near Lower Water Street at a marked crosswalk when the incident happened at around 5:30 p.m.

Both the mother and child were treated at the QEII hospital for minor injuries.

A 28-year-old driver was given a ticket for failing to yield to pedestrians in a crosswalk.