Police: Teen Hit by Vehicle While Getting Mail

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AVON, Ohio– Avon police said a 13-year-old girl was hit by a vehicle near the intersection of Rt. 83 and Chester Rd. in Avon, Tuesday afternoon.

She was taken by life flight to MetroHealth Medical Center.

Police said the teen from Wellington ran across the street to grab the mail when the accident happened.

Neighbors say the girl was at the home visiting her grandma for a birthday party.

The 18-year-old driver was operating a 2006 Ford F550 Super Duty box-style truck. He stayed at the scene after the accident. No charges have been filed, but police are still investigating.

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