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Girl, 8, struck by hit-and-run driver in Marine Park

Posted at 7:18 PM, May 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-20 22:13:10-04

MARINE PARK, Brooklyn — An 8-year-old girl was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Marine Park Saturday afternoon, police say.

The crash happened around 6:30 p.m. at Avenue P and East 31st Street.

Police say a red 2001-2002 Honda Accord struck the girl with the front passenger side wheel. The car sustained damage to the headlight.

The child was transported to a local hospital with a head injury and is in stable condition.

Police are still looking for the driver.

PIX11 News' Myles Miller contributed to this  report.