14-year-old girl hurt in northern Vigo County crash

It happened around 3:00 on Tuesday afternoon on Lafayette Avenue near the Moonlite Drive-In.

Posted: Oct 15, 2019 5:15 PM
Updated: Oct 15, 2019 9:57 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - News 10 has learned new details about a crash near a local middle school.

Vigo County Sheriff John Plasse told us a 14-year-old girl was hit.

It happened just after 3:00 near Otter Creek Middle School in Terre Haute.

Police say a vehicle was trying to avoid another crash when it drove into a yard hitting the girl and then crashing into a garage.

Plasse told us the girl was not seriously hurt, but taken to the hospital. She has since been released.

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