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Teen hit crossing the street in Thornton

Teen hit crossing the street in Thornton
Posted at 7:53 AM, Jan 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-20 09:53:17-05

THORNTON, Colo. -- A teenager was hospitalized Friday morning after being hit crossing the street.

The teen was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of 108th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Thornton.

The teen, a 16-year-old girl, was taken to the hospital "non-emergent" with a leg injury, according to our partners at The Denver Post.

The driver stayed at the scene, talked to police and was released, police told Denver7 photojournalist Daryl Orr.

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