7-year-old in critical condition after being struck by vehicle while riding bicycle

Polk County
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LAKE WALES, Fla. (WFLA) – The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a crash where a 7-year-old girl on a bicycle was hit by a vehicle.

The accident happened on Highland Drive at Grove Road 1 in the Lake Wales area just before 6:50 p.m. Thursday.

The child was flown to Arnold Palmer Hospital in Orlando in critical condition.

The driver of the vehicle remained on scene.
 

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