UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Utica police say a girl was hit by a car crossing the street on Sunset Avenue at Shaw Street.
It happened a little before 9 a.m. Friday.
They say an 11-year-old girl was crossing the street to get to the bus stop when she was hit.
The girl was rushed to St. Elizabeth Medical Center.
Police say the driver fled the scene and the vehicle was located a short time later a short distance away in West Utica.
Tickets will be issued, according to police.