LPD: Child hit while crossing street near Saratoga Elementary School, teen driver cited
LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - The Lincoln Police Department cited a driver who hit a 10-year-old child crossing the street in south Lincoln.
On Monday, around 8:45 a.m., police said a 16-year-old driver was southbound on 13th Street, heading towards Saratoga Street, near Saratoga Elementary School.
According to police, the driver had a red traffic signal for pedestrians to walk, but they did not stop and the car hit a 10-year-old girl.
LPD said the 10-year-old child had to be transported to a hospital via ambulance for a possible broken arm.
Police said the 16-year-old driver was cited for violating a traffic signal.
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