4-year-old Girl Struck by Pickup Truck, Airlifted to Trauma Center
SPRING HILL – The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating an accident involving a 4-year-old girl, after she was struck by a pickup truck on Spring Hill Drive, near Linden Drive (east).
Sources tell RNRF that the child was riding her bicycle on the sidewalk westbound on Spring Hill Drive, when the child accidentally swerved into traffic and was struck by a pickup truck. Before Rescue Personnel arrived on the scene, the child’s father, who was with her at the time of the accident, rushed her back to their home on Algoma Ave. Fire Rescue responded to the residence and transported the child to the airport, where Bayflite airlifted her to St Joseph’s Hospital in Tampa. The child’s condition is unknown at this time.
We will bring more on this story once the Florida Highway Patrol concludes their investigation.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ™2013 – 2016 Real News Real Fast, Inc.