EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — A 10-year-old girl riding her bicycle was hit by a car on Spruce Avenue near Lucille Drive Monday afternoon.

The crash occurred around 3:59 p.m., in the Cardiff section of the township, according to police.

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Police said Kelli Bonner, 52, of Egg Harbor Township was driving a 2010 Honda Accord northbound on Spruce Avenue when the child on a bicycle rode out into the roadway from Lucille Drive.

The Egg Harbor Township Ambulance Squad and AtlantiCare paramedics responded to the scene and treated the girl for her injuries.

She was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center's City Campus with moderate injuries.

The Egg Harbor Township Traffic Safety Unit is investigating the crash.

*A previous version of this story identified the injured child as a boy, based off of incorrect information from Egg Harbor Township police.

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Joined the Press in November 2016. Graduate of Quinnipiac University. Previously worked as a freelance reporter in suburban Philadelphia and news/talk radio producer.

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