PALMDALE (CBSLA.com) — An 8-year-old girl was struck by a minivan Monday after she ran from an ice cream truck in Palmdale.
The collision happened shortly before 3:30 p.m. at 3306 East Avenue R12 near Palmdale Park.READ MORE: SoFi Stadium Looking To Fill More Than 3,000 Part-Time Positions With Job Fairs Being Held This Month
The girl purchased a treat, darted around the truck and was run over by the van, according to Lt. Ken Wright of the Sheriff’s Palmdale Station.READ MORE: Feds: Mustafa Qadiri Of Irvine Used $5 Million In Fraudulent PPP Loans To Buy Ferrari, Bentley, And Lamborghini
The minivan was reportedly driven by an unlicensed 42-year-old woman who stopped and called for help.
The victim suffered multiple fractures and was airlifted to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, where she was in stable condition.MORE NEWS: 2 More Drivers Report Windows Being Shattered On SoCal Freeways
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