9-year-old girl struck by car in Bridgeport

- FILE - Bridgeport police (WTNH)

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH)– A 9-year-old girl was hit by a car while crossing the street in Bridgeport Sunday.

Police say the incident happened in the evening on Catherine Street near Washington Avenue. The little girl was crossing the street by herself when she was hit by the car.

The girl suffered non-life threatening injuries.

There is no word on how the accident happened. It is unknown if the driver will be a charged in the crash.

The incident is under investigation.

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