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Bulldozer Hits Girl, 16, In Little Village

The 16-year-old had "abrasions" to her legs, arms and head, police said. She was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.

A 16-year-old was struck by a bulldozer Wednesday evening in Little Village.
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LITTLE VILLAGE — A 16-year-old girl was injured after someone driving a bulldozer hit her Wednesday night in Little Village.

Just before 6 p.m., a 50-year-old man was driving a bulldozer on the 2600 block of South Central Park Avenue when he hit the teen as she walked into the street, police said.

The 16-year-old had “abrasions” to her legs, arms and head. She was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where her condition was not available but she stabilized, police said.

The man operating the bulldozer was cited, police said.