(KTXL) — An 11-year-old Fairfield girl was rushed to the hospital on Thursday morning after being struck by a vehicle, according to the Fairfield Police Department.
The collision occurred at around 8 a.m. on East Tabor Avenue when a 32-year-old woman struck the girl, with two other minors in the vehicle.
At 8:45 a.m., the Fairfield Police Department said that East Tabor Avenue between Falcon Drive and Manor Place would be closed for several hours due to the collision.
The girl was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and her condition is currently unknown at this time.
The collision occurred near Grange Middle School but law enforcement have not confirmed if the girl was a student at the school.
At 11:55 a.m., the police department announced that the roadway had been cleared and traffic is open in both directions.
Fairfield Police said the driver was arrested as they suspect she was under the influence at the time of the crash. According to police, she was driving a Chevy sedan with her children inside.