By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A driver struck and injured an 11-year-old girl in the Norwood Park neighborhood late Monday afternoon.

At 4:51 p.m., a 48-year-old woman was headed west in the 6600 block of West Higgins Avenue in a sport-utility vehicle when she hit the girl, who was in the middle of the street.

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The girl suffered blunt trauma to the body and was taken to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, where her condition was stabilized.

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The driver was ticketed for failure to reduce sped, police said.

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No one else was injured.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff