Sarnia Police officers are investigating the traffic accident that took place yesterday at around 6:10 p.m. on Cardiff Drive at Cardiff Court.
The five-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle travelling north on Cardiff Drive.
The boy was taken to Bluewater Health where he received treatment for minor injuries. He was subsequently released from the hospital.
Police said it is important to note this young cyclist was wearing safety gear including a bicycle helmet which prevented more serious injuries.
The incident is still under investigation.