Thursday, June 9, 2011
8 Year Old Girl Seriously Injured After Being Struck By Vehicle In Crystal Lake
An 8 year old girl suffered serious head injuries yesterday morning as she rode her bicycle on a quiet residential street in Crystal Lake. At around 7:35 a.m. the girl was riding across North Avenue toward Millard Avenue with her 12 year old brother when she was struck by a 2004 Acura traveling east on North. The impact threw the girl onto the windshield of the car, rendering her unconscious. She was taken to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge. It was not been reported how fast the car was traveling at the time of the incident.