7-year-old hit by car, woman arrested

Photo Source: Gregg County
Photo Source: Gregg County

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GLADEWATER, TX (KLTV) - A 7-year-old girl is hospitalized Tuesday night after being hit by a car.

Police in Gladewater say the girl was playing Tuesday afternoon near FM 2685. They say she followed a puppy into the road, and that's when the car hit her.

The girl was flown to a Shreveport hospital. Her condition has not been released.

The driver of the car, Christina Mendoza, 26, was arrested on charges of driving with a suspended license and driving without insurance.

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