A 17-year-old is recovering in the hospital following a hit-and-run car crash in Miami Gardens.
Local10.com reports that the crash occurred Saturday night as the teen was crossing Miami Gardens Drive at about 7:30 p.m. The report says that the driver struck the teen, who was attending a school event at the time.
A 17-year-old is in the hospital after they were involved in a hit and run in Northeast Miami-Dade. https://t.co/nxhHXq0U4V— WSVN 7 News (@wsvn) November 21, 2021
Instead of stopping at the scene of the accident, as is required by Florida law, the driver fled.
First responders transported the teen to Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital where medical personnel are treating him for non-life-threatening injuries.
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