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Teen girl seriously injured after being hit by vehicle

Posted at 4:34 PM, Feb 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-13 16:45:04-05

PETERSBURG, Va. -- A teen girl was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle as she attempted to cross the roadway in Petersburg Thursday morning.

Police said at approximately 7:00 a.m., officers responded to the 1000 blk S. Crater for a traffic accident involving a juvenile that had been struck by a vehicle.

Upon arrival at the scene, officers located a 14-year-old girl who sustained serious injuries. Thos I njuries required the girl to be transported to a Richmond area hospital.

The vehicle involved in the crash remained at the scene.

Police say their investigation is ongoing.

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