Girl, 6, struck by car in Somerton

May 31, 2013 8:23:06 PM PDT
A 6-year-old Philadelphia girl is in the hospital after being struck by a car.

The accident happened at 6:00 p.m. Friday in the Somerton section, at Byberry Road and DePue Avenue.

Police say the little girl darted into traffic and was struck.

She suffered severe injuries to one of her legs and was rushed to Aria Health/Torresdale for treatment.

The driver stayed at the scene.