Teen Girl Hit by a Car Near Starbucks on South Evergreen Ave, Arlington Heights

VIDEO: Accident scene after a girl was hit by a car north of Starbucks, just east of Evergreen Avenue, Arlington Heights.

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:52 PM Friday to a report of a pedestrian hit by a car near Starbucks, 33 South Evergreen Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics arrived to find a large crowd in the area and a teen girl injured.

Witnesses reported a 13-year-old girl that attends South Middle School was hit by a car. Witnesses also said she had a serious leg injury.

Firefighter/paramedics transported the teen to Northwest Community Hospital.

Police investigated the scene and performed a routine field sobriety test of the driver. The driver was not arrested. The driver’s vehicle was towed to an unknown location after taking some measurements at the scene and/or marking wheel positions for the vehicle.

A large amount of coffee was spilled at the scene of impact near the exit to Evergreen Avenue — north of Starbucks and south of Jos A Bank and California Pizza Kitchen.

Police are investigating the incident. A mother and her baby in a stroller were hit by a car near the same location on Saturday, March 24, 2015, 2014 at about 12:24 p.m. The injuries in that incident were not believed to be serious.

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