13-year-old girl in serious condition after she's hit by a car near Marshall and Juneau

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- Milwaukee police say a 13-year-old girl was hit by a car on the city's lower East Side on Tuesday evening, December 9th.

It happened near Marshall and Juneau around 5:45 p.m.

Police say a vehicle driven by a 30-year-old woman was driving westbound when her vehicle hit the girl.

The girl suffered serious injuries and was taken to the hospital.

The driver remained at the scene and is cooperating with police.

Police say at this point, alcohol is not believed to have played a role in this incident.