Girl hit by car on Florida beach, suffers minor injuries

Posted at 7:34 AM, Aug 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-02 07:34:36-04

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old girl suffered minor injuries when she was hit by a car on a Central Florida beach.

The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports that the accident occurred Wednesday afternoon in Daytona Beach Shores.

Volusia County Beach Safety Ocean Rescue says the girl darted out and ran into the front side of the vehicle. She left the beach with her parents and she was not transported by ambulance.

Officials say no charges are expected against the driver.