Child hit by car after being dropped off by school bus

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL (WFLX) - An 8-year-old girl was hit by a car in the corner of Bayshore Boulevard and Airview Avenue in Port St. Lucie, according to the Port St. Lucie police spokesman, Sergeant Sabol.

The girl was dropped off by a school bus at approximately 3:30 pm.

She is a student at Morningside Elementary, according to Sergeant Sabol.

Police said the young girl attempted to cross the street and was hit by a a woman driving a 1999 Honda Passport.

The car stopped, and the girl sustained head trauma injuries and abrasions. She was transported to Lawnwood Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

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