Penwortham girl recovering after being hit by car outside school

A 14-year-old school girl from Penwortham is recovering at home after being hit by a car.

Friday, 21st December 2018, 8:49 am
Updated Friday, 21st December 2018, 9:58 am
Cop Lane, Penwortham.

The Penwortham Girls High pupil was crossing Cop Lane yesterday (Thursday December 20) when she was knocked down by a car.

The car, believed to be a Ford Fiesta, stopped after the collision and called an ambulance.

The collision happened around 2.30pm as pupils were on their way home after finishing for Christmas.

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Cop Lane, Penwortham.

The Ford Fiesta is believed to have caught the school girl with its wing mirror.

According to police, the girl 'suffered a minor injury'.