LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - Lafayette police said Friday that a 12-year-old girl who was hit by a car Thursday evening was not the victim of a hit-and-run.
Officers say Jade Bodin was attempting to cross Kossuth Street in the middle of the 700 block around 5:30 p.m. She stepped into the street and was hit by a jeep driven by 44-year-old Donna Snapp of Battle Ground.
Bodin was airlifted to Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis.
Snapp was cited for not having insurance.
Contrary to earlier reports, police now say this was not a hit-and-run crash. A Ford Taurus that officers had initially believed to have hit the girl was not involved.
Bodin is currently in fair condition at Riley.
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