MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 10-year-old girl was hit by a van while heading to a bus stop Thursday morning.

According to Chief Lynne Bankes of White Bear Lake Police Department, a little girl was at the corner of Hall Avenue and White Pine Lane in Birchwood Village. Police said she was walking to the bus stop, but she slipped and fell on the ground.

The van driver didn’t see her and struck her.

The girl was brought to Regions Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police said the van driver wasn’t injured and is not suspected of any illegal activity.

  1. Lauren Jann says:

    that was my friend, I’m so sad!

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