An 8-year-old girl suffered life-threatening injuries in a motor vehicle accident in Vineland Thursday night.

Police said the girl was running onto Delsea Drive at Sherman Avenue at about 8 p.m. and was struck by a vehicle who was unable to stop in time.

The girl was transported to duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del., police said.

The accident is still under investigation and no summonses have been issued at this time.

Joel Landau

Senior copy editor for the Press of Atlantic City. Have worked as a reporter, copy editor and news editor with the paper since 1985. A graduate of the University of Delaware.