Child hit by car in Brookston

BROOKSTON, Ind (WLFI) – A 10-year-old girl is in the hospital after being struck by a car in Brookston, Ind.

According to White County Sheriff Pat Shafer, a 17-year-old driver was headed south on State Road 43 when two children ran into the street and one was struck by the car.

The girl was taken to IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.

The other child was not hurt. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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