6-year-old in critical condition after being hit by car

Posted at 5:11 PM, Mar 21, 2012
and last updated 2012-03-21 19:11:05-04

PRICE, Utah — A 6-year-old girl is hospitalized in critical condition after being hit by a car in Price on Tuesday.

Police say the girl darted into the path of a southbound vehicle along State Road 10 in the Price area and was hit by a 2011 Ford Explorer in the middle of the lane.

The girl was life-flighted to Primary Children’s Medical Center with critical injuries.

There is no suspicion of distraction or impairment on the part of the driver.