Driver found after hitting child with car in Rib Mt. - WKOW 27: Madison, WI Breaking News, Weather and Sports

Driver found after hitting child with car in Rib Mt.

Posted:

RIB MOUNTAIN (WKOW) -- Authorities in Marathon County say they tracked down the driver accused of hitting a child with his car and driving away.

A sheriff's lieutenant says a 7-year-old girl was hit shortly after school around 3:45 p.m. Thursday.

The lieutenant says the 16-year-old driver did not stop, but he was later found.

The girl was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Officers say she is going to be fine.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WKOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Anna Engelhart at 608-661-2767. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.