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Video: Teen hit by car near Seminole High School

A teenager is airlifted to the hospital after she was hit by a vehicle on Thursday afternoon.



Seminole, Florida -- Authorities say a 12-year-old girl was hit by a vehicle on 131st Street, south of 84th Street, near Seminole High School Thursday afternoon.

The Florida Highway Patrol says Leah Martin was trying to cross the road at a marked pedestrian crosswalk from Seminole High School when she was hit by an SUV driven by 37-year-old Lyght Hussey.

After she was hit, the vehicle traveled on the right shoulder and came to a stop with Martin pinned underneath.

The girl was flown to Bayfront Medical Center to be treated for critical injuries.

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