A little boy who had just left his Cape May County home to begin trick-or-treating was struck by a passing motorist.

The accident reportedly happened around 5:30 p.m. Halloween night in Ocean View near Cole and Belcroft Avenues, according to 6abc.com.

The driver who struck the child did remain on the scene and spoke with police. The extent of the boy's injuries are unclear at this time.

SOURCES: 6abc; Storyflow