6-year-old struck by car, hospitalized in Miami

MIAMI, FL – A six-year-old girl was hospitalized after being struck by a car in Miami on Thursday morning, NBC Miami reports. 

The accident occurred in the intersection of North Miami Avenue and Northwest 71st Street around 8 a.m. The victim was crossing the street with a group of other pedestrians when she was struck by a vehicle that entered the intersection on a green light.

The girl was injured and taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Pediatric Unit. Her injuries are not believed to be serious and she is expected to survive.

The Miami pedestrian accident lawyers of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller, Overbeck & Baxter P.A. have provided this story for informational purposes only, and it should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a collision that was someone else’s fault, we would like to discuss your options for pursuing financial compensation at your convenience. Contact our offices today for a free consultation, by calling  800.689.8180 or filling out our online contact form.

Last Updated : September 23, 2022


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