Girl hit by vehicle near a West Columbus school taken to Nationwide Children's Hospital


COLUMBUS - A girl was hit by a vehicle outside a West Columbus middle school.

It happened just before 7:00 Friday Morning close to Starling Middle School near the intersection of South Central Avenue and West State Street.

The girl was transported to Nationwide Children's Hospital in expected to be OK. Columbus police say the driver stayed at the scene and the crash remains under investigation.

Roads were blocked off in the area, but have since reopened.