Car Hits Pedestrian Near Amarillo High

A pedestrian is reportedly hit by an oncoming car, and the vehicle believed to have caused the accident flees the scene.

Amarillo Police say a car traveling south on Bell street made a sudden lane change, causing another vehicle to swerve, hop a curb, and strike a 15 year old pedestrian.

The girl was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. It is unclear if the girl attended Amarillo High School.

Police say they are reviewing information on the lane chance vehicle that fled the scene.