Waltham Girl In Surgery For Injuries From Being Struck By Car

11-year-old Waltham girl seriously injured this morning.

The 11-year-old Waltham girl on Main Street, is currently undergoing surgery for her injuries, according to .

The girl, whose name police did not release, is being treated for serious injuries at Massachusetts General Hospital, according to a Waltham Police press release. She sustained injuries to her head and upper body.

After a preliminary investigation, police determined a 29-year-old woman driving her vehicle westbound near 1083 Main St., struck the girl who was attempting to cross Main Street in a marked crosswalk, according to police. The driver of the vehicle is not from Waltham, police said.

The accident occured at 8 a.m.

The Waltham Police Accident Reconstruction Team is investigating the incident.

Ali July 19, 2011 at 01:34 AM
Her condition is not stable yet at Mass General. Please pray for her speedy recovery.
Liz July 19, 2011 at 06:43 PM
Given that those first critical 72 hours have passed, it's likely she will be ok - thank goodness! I was having my coffee on our deck that morning about 40 feet away from the scene and couldn't shake the feeling of it all for days. God love her.
Muhammad Azzam Ali July 20, 2011 at 06:01 PM
Her dad KASHIF is my cousin and i met with the girl who years back. She is very nice and charming girl. May ALLAH gives her long, healthy and prosperous life. We all are praying for her. She has to live for us, for parents and she will be fine. Azzam Ali
Liz July 23, 2011 at 01:04 PM
According to the police update yesterday (July 21) she was still unconscious at Mass General. She has been in our prayers.
Syeda Hina Zehra July 29, 2011 at 11:28 AM
thank you for you concern liz I am little girls anut they have moved her to a diffrent hospital for rehab


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »