Bulletin Staff Report

A 14-year-old girl was hit by a vehicle Tuesday evening while trying to cross NE 27th Street near U.S. Highway 20, according to the Bend Police.

At about 8 p.m., the unidentified Bend girl tried to cross the street without using the crosswalk and was hit by a vehicle driven by a 74-year-old Bend resident. The driver, identified by police as Rita Graham, was traveling north on NE 27th Street and trying to turn west. The girl misjudged the traffic flow, according to police.

The girl was taken to St. Charles Bend with injuries that are not life-threatening.

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