EAST LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A young girl is fighting for her life after being hit by a car and taken to the hospital in critical condition Wednesday night.
It happened around 9:30 p.m. on Eastern Avenue near 5th Street in East Los Angeles. A Mitzubishi hit the child for an unknown reason.
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Firefighters with the Los Angeles County Fire Department were on scene giving the child CPR. She was then taken to County USC Hospital in life-threatening condition.
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The California Highway Patrol was talking to a male driver on scene after the girl was transported.
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(This is a developing story. Check back for updates.)