A young girl was hospitalized after she was struck in a car crash that occurred on Tuesday in East San Antonio is currently still recovering in the hospital.
According to police officials, the accident occurred at 8:30 p.m. at the intersection of South Walters and East Houston when the 7-year-old girl was struck while riding her big wheel. The girl’s big wheel became stuck on the car and she was dragged 100 feet.
The driver of the car will face assault charged as a result of the crash. Officials in the case have stated that the girl’s injuries do not seem to be life-threatening and she was taken to University Hospital to be treated. She was taken into surgery as a result of the injuries.