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9-Year-Old Pedestrian Struck by Car in Falmouth, Mass.

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    A nine year old girl is in the hospital with serious injuries after she was hit by a car Saturday evening in Falmouth, Massachusetts. (Published Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016)

    A nine year old girl is in the hospital suffering from serious injuries after she was hit by a car Saturday evening.

    The accident occured on 174 Sandwich Road just before 4 p.m. in Falmouth, Massachusetts.

    A nine year old girl from Bourne, Mass. was crossing the street with an adult when she struck by another vehicle, according to police. The driver was an 89 year old man from Falmouth. 

    The girl had multiple injuries and was transported to Falmouth Hospital. A medical helicopter was requested but was unable to fly due to the weather.

    She has since been transported to Tufts Medical Center. The adult pedestrian was not injured.

    Officials say the driver stopped to help the victim, but the Falmouth Police and Falmouth Fire Rescue Department are investigating the accident.

    The victim is currently in the hospital with serious, although not-life threatening, injuries.

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