Child in serious condition after hit-and-run

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A child has been seriously hurt in a hit-and-run on Thursday afternoon, Fort Wayne Police dispatch confirmed with NewsChannel 15.

The accident at 3533 South Hanna Street happened just before 4 p.m. Police on the scene said the victim was an elementary school-aged girl.

The road was closed for more than an hour while police conducted their investigation.

A bystander told NewsChannel 15 that the spot of the accident was a bus stop. She said the girl had just gotten off the bus before she was hit. provides commenting on many stories to allow for constructive discussion. In order to comment, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms and Conditions. Anyone violating these terms, including the use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinion of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, flag it so our moderators can review.

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