UPDATE: Danville girl hit by truck still in hospital

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DANVILLE, Va. (WFXR) – WFXR News has learned that the child hit by a truck that drove past a stopped school bus in Danville on Wednesday remains in the hospital.

According to a post on her mother’s Facebook page, the girl was airlifted to Carillion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

She is expected to be in the hospital somewhere between five days and two weeks.

On Wednesday, the child had just exited a school bus and while crossing the street, was struck by a pick-up truck that did not stop for the bus.

The driver, David Maurice Durham, 81, was charged with passing a stopped school bus.

The girl’s condition has not been released.


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