Young Girl Injured When Hit By Car in Endwell
Authorities say an 11-year-old Endwell girl was hurt when she was struck by a vehicle while walking with her parents near their home.
The incident happened around 6:15 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of Hooper Road and Pheasant Lane.
The Broome County Sheriff's Office was assisted by New York State Police at the scene.
Investigators say the girl had crossed Hooper Road with one parent and suddenly darted back across the busy street toward another parent.
The child was struck when she ran into the path of a vehicle traveling north on Hooper Road. She sustained leg and arm injuries.
The girl was transported by a Union Volunteer Emergency Squad Ambulance to Wilson Medical Center in Johnson City where she was treated and released.
Authorities say the driver of the vehicle - 23-year-old Jordan McGinnis of Endwell - was not at fault and no traffic tickets were issued.
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