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.READ MORE: At Least 7 People Killed, 45 Wounded In Gun Violence In Chicago So Far This Weekend
The girl suffered blunt trauma to the body and was taken to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, where her condition was stabilized.READ MORE: Man On Tracks Fatally Struck By UP-West Metra Train Near Oak Park
The driver was ticketed for failure to reduce sped, police said.MORE NEWS: Man With Gunshot Wounds Dies After Car Crashes Into House In Golden Gate
No one else was injured.