Bell Street Hit and Run

A fifteen year old girl is recovering from injuries this evening following a hit and run accident today in Amarillo. 

Police tell us the incident happened around one this afternoon near Amarillo High School.

According to the report, an SUV was traveling south on Bell when the driver was forced to drive up on the grass to avoid hitting another vehicle.

Officials say the driver hit a girl...who was later treated for minor injuries. The driver believed to have caused the incident reportedly fled the scene.

Police are still investigating this case.