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Pedestrian struck by car, taken to the hospital

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

A pedestrian was taken to the hospital after being struck by a car in Wilmington Sunday evening.

According to officials, three girls ran out in front of traffic near the intersection of 3rd Street and Red Cross Street. 

One of the girls was struck by a vehicle that tried to brake but couldn't avoid her in time. The girl was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center with minor injuries.

The injured girl was cited with a crosswalk violation since she crossed traffic against the warning signal.

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