Hit and run injures girl on a bicycle in Adrian

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ADRIAN, Mich. (WTVG) -- A young girl on a bicycle was hit by a vehicle in Adrian, and witnesses say the driver of the van drove away from the scene of the accident.

The crash happened Monday, Sept. 9, at about 5:20 PM at the intersection of Maumee and Scott, down the block from Lincoln Elementary.

Witnesses tell 13abc the impact was severe enough to be heard from inside nearby homes.

According to Adrian Police, the vehicle involved in the accident drove away. Officers later located a vehicle matching the description, a white van, and took the driver into custody. That person is expected to be arraigned Tuesday, Sept. 10, in Adrian.

No word on the severity of injuries to the girl. Neighbors say she was taken away in an ambulance.