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Fellsmere child injured in hit-and-run crash

FELLSMERE, FL (WFLX) - A 9-year-old girl suffered critical injuries in a Christmas Day hit-and-run crash in Fellsmere.

Authorities said the child was struck by a dirt bike in the 1000 block of State Street around 4:30 p.m.

Fellsmere police said the girl was riding her mini-dirt bike in her yard, but lost control, landing on the street in front of her house where she was hit.

Investigators said the driver that injured the child was riding a yellow dirt bike.

The girl was taken to Arnold Palmer Hospital in Orlando. She remains in critical but stable condition.

If you can help in the case, call the Florida Highway Patrol at (772) 468-3967 or the Fellsmere Police Department at (772) 571-1360.

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