Holland area child hit by van - Nov 21st, 2012 - Local

A 10-year-old girl leaving a friend's house on a bicycle was hit by a mini-van in Park Township late Tuesday afternoon. It was around 6 p.m. that the girl failed to stop at the end of a driveway before trying to cross Riley Street to get to a nearby bike path. She road into oncoming traffic and was hit by the van. She was wearing dark clothing and the driver said she did not see her. She was airlifted to the Helen DeVos children's Hospital in Grand Rapids where she was listed in critical condition.