The driver officers say hit a child with his car today in Rib Mountain has been found after leaving the scene.
The crash happened at the intersection of Robin Lane and Hummingbird Lane.
A Marathon County Sheriff's lieutenant says a 7-year-old girl was hit shortly after school at about 3:45 p.m.
Earlier reports said multiple children were hit by the car, but the lieutenant said just one child was actually hit. A second child was there but was not hit by the car.
The lieutenant said the 16-year-old driver did not stop, but he was later found. The driver will be charged with a count of hit-and-run causing injuries, officials said.
The girl was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, but officers say she is going to be fine.
It was all blue in Medford Monday, as the community sported the color in support of Autism Awareness Month.
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