Teen hit by box truck in Avon

AVON, OH (WOIO) - A 13-year-old girl was hit by a vehicle near the 36900 block of Chester Road, close to the intersection of Route 83 in Avon.

The incident happened around 3:30 p.m. She was taken by life flight to Metro.

The driver, an 18-year old male, was driving a 2006 Ford F550, a Super-Duty box style truck. He stayed at the scene.

The girl may have been crossing the street to grab the mail when she was hit.

Police are still investigating.

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