Eight Year Old Odessa Girl Injured in Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - An Odessa girl was in the wrong place at the wrong time.

A 16 year-old was driving his Chevy pick up in the 2000 of East 46th Street on Tuesday evening and to avoid a dog, he quickly swerved, then overcorrected, and hit eight year-old Ambriah Portillo who was roller skating on the sidewalk.

She was air lifted to Lubbock Covenant Hospital where she is recovering and in stable condition.

The accident is still under investigation.