COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A teen was seriously injured when she was hit by a car in Collier County this afternoon.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 15-year-old Nicole Knutowski suffered serious injuries after being hit around noon. The crash happened on Immokalee Rd. at Airport-Pulling Rd. as Knutowski crossed in between cars that were stopped at a red light.
FHP said 32-year-old Jorgi Petrika didn't see Knutowski crossing and hit her. The victim hit the windshield before falling to the roadway. She was then flown to Lee Memorial Hospital. Her condition is unknown.
Petrika will not be charged.