Girl riding scooter hit by truck while crossing street - New York News

Girl riding scooter hit by truck while crossing street

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PHOENIX -

A 13-year-old girl riding a scooter was hit by a pickup truck Saturday night at 52nd Ave and McDowell.

According police, the 13-year-old was crossing the street from south to north when she was hit by a truck in the middle lane.

The child was transported to Phoenix Children's Hospital. The extent of her injuries are not yet known.

The victim's 11-year-old brother was on a separate scooter and witnessed the accident.

The driver stopped at the scene and is cooperating with police. Impairment is not believed to be a factor.

The area is closed for the investigation.

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