A 13-year-old girl is in critical condition after a hit-and-run at a school crosswalk in southern Sarasota County on Tuesday.
The girl was bicycling on a crosswalk at the intersection of East Bay Street and Old Venice Road near Pine View School in Osprey when a dark silver sedan hit her on the right side with the front of the car at 4:16 p.m., according to a written report from the Florida Highway Patrol.
The car fled the scene in a westbound direction of the street and was described to have windshield and front-end damage, according to the report.
The Florida Highway Patrol is requesting anyone with information on the hit-and-run Hit to call *347 or Crime Stoppers.
This is a developing story.
This article originally appeared on Sarasota Herald-Tribune: Osprey hit-and-run leaves 13-year-old critically injured