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Police: 10-year-old girl in hospital after hit-and-run in Cumberland County

The girl is in critical condition, according to Bridgeton police. 

Lanette Espy

May 12, 2023, 1:32 PM

Updated 402 days ago


A 10-year-old girl has been in the hospital since Wednesday after a hit-and-run crash in Bridgeton. 
Police say the girl was trying to cross East Broad Street near a Wawa but was hit by a white SUV that fled the scene. The girl was flown to Cooper Medical Center with serious injuries and is in critical condition, according to police.  
Police say the vehicle was last seen traveling north on the Bank Street Extension heading toward East Commerce Street. 
Anyone with any information should contact Bridgeton Police Detective Chris Zanni 856-451-0033. Anonymous tips can be shared with the Bridgeton Police Department by visiting bpd.tips.  

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