Newport News teen struck by vehicle on her way to school

Posted at 5:54 PM, Sep 26, 2013
and last updated 2013-09-26 17:54:49-04

A 16-year-old Newport New girl was struck by a vehicle as she was on her way to school Thursday morning.

The incident happened at 6:38 a.m. at Colony Road and Eastwood Drive.

A 42-year-old man was driving a Chevy Tahoe going eastbound on Eastwood Dr. when he girl stepped into the street and was hit.

The girl was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the vehicle was not issued a summons.