Girl Hurt in Germantown Auto-Pedestrian Collision on Washington Lane and Cherokee Street
Germantown, Pennsylvania (September 20, 2017) – A 10-year-old girl suffered injuries after being struck by a vehicle Friday afternoon in Germantown, according to the Philadelphia Police Department.
The incident took place at approximately 4:00 p.m. Friday, September 15 at the intersection of Washington Lane and Cherokee Street.
Police officers stated that the driver of the vehicle struck the young girl then fled without giving aid to the victim.
The girl sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the accident and was shuttled to a hospital for treatment.
The authorities are still trying to locate the hit-and-run motorist.
An investigation into the incident is ongoing.
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