Teen hit, killed while walking along road - WNEM TV 5

Teen hit, killed while walking along road

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VASSAR TOWNSHIP, MI (WNEM) -

A teenage girl is dead after authorities say she was hit by a vehicle while walking on the road.

It happened on Saturday, August 13 on Brown Road, near Hess Road in Vassar Township.

Witnesses told state police the vehicle, driven by a 30-year-old woman from Vassar, was heading westbound on Brown Road when it hit a 13-year-old girl who was walking along the road.

The Flint teen was airlifted to Covenant Hospital in Saginaw and placed on life support. She passed away from her injuries on Sunday, August 14.

State troopers are continuing to investigate the crash. They say alcohol was not a factor.

Police have not released the names of the girl killed or driver involved. 

Anyone with information is asked to call MSP at 989-673-2156. 

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