Galveston, TX – 7-Year-Old Injured in Ave P (Bernardo De Galvez Ave) Crash
Galveston, TX (October 22, 2019) – A hit and run accident on Avenue P left one girl seriously injured.
At approximately 8 p.m. on October 21, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident in the 4300 block of Avenue P. According to reports, a 7-year-old girl was attempting to cross the roadway when she was struck by a motor vehicle. The driver of the vehicle then fled the scene of the crash without stopping to render aid.
The girl was seriously injured and rushed to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
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