PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A woman and young child were rushed to the hospital Thursday morning after officials said they were struck by a vehicle while walking in Forest Grove.

According to Forest Grove police, the woman was pushing her child in a stroller just before 7 a.m. when a driver hit them near 19th Avenue and Hawthorne Street.

The woman was airlifted to a hospital with what officials said are life-threatening injuries. The child was brought to a hospital by ambulance with serious injuries.

Police said the involved-driver, who has not been publicly identified, remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.

The Forest Grove Police Department is leading the investigation. Police ask anyone with information about the crash to call 503.992.3260.

The investigation closed Highway 8 for multiple hours but has since reopened.

This is a developing story.