SUNSET PARK, Brooklyn — Police are searching for the driver who fled the scene after hitting a 14-year-old girl in Brooklyn.
It happened on Mar. 27 around 4 p.m. along 47th Street and 9th Avenue in Sunset Park.
A woman was driving a black Dodge Challenger along 47th Street when she struck a 14-year-old girl who was crossing the street, police said.
The driver exited her vehicle to check on the victim, but fled the scene when a witness called 911, according to police.
The victim was taken to Maimonides Medical Center with bruising to her torso and legs.
The driver is described to be a woman, 35 to 40 years old, with brown hair. She was last seen driving a black Dodge Challenger with Georgia license plates.
Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).