LABELLE, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol says a 7 year-old girl was seriously injured after being hit by a car in LaBelle.
Troopers say the girl was trying to cross the street at Eucalyptus and Edgewater on Sunday afternoon in front of an oncoming car. The vehicle slammed on the brakes, but the front of the car struck the girl. She was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital.
FHP's report says no charges are pending in the case.