Quincy child struck by car in weekend crash

Quincy police released more details about an 8-year-old girl injured Sunday after she was struck by a car.

Linda Carroll, 67, of Quincy was westbound on Jefferson Street near the 11th Street intersection when the girl ran into the passenger-side fender, according to the crash report.

The child's head struck and broke the car's windshield.

She was taken to Blessing Hospital for treatment of her injuries.

A witness told a Quincy police officer that the child "darted" across the street and that there was nothing that she could have done to avoid the impact, according to the crash report.