Girl struck by car near Crystal Lake school

November 2, 2011 3:00:50 PM PDT
A 12-year-old girl was struck by a car in the northwest suburbs Wednesday near the Hannah Beardsley Middle School in Crystal Lake around 7 a.m.

The driver who struck the girl did stop. He was ticketed for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk. It's not clear if the girl is a student at the school.

The girl was taken to nearby Central Hospital in McHenry but was then airlifted to Lutheran General in Park Ridge. According to the hospital, she is in stable condition.