Girl, 12, hit by car while walking to school

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A 12-year-old girl has been injured after being hit by a car on her way to school.

The girl was crossing the road on The Drove in Sleaford at around 8.30am on June 5 when she was struck by the vehicle.

The crash happened near Lidl and involved a blue Ford Focus.

The girl has sustained what police are describing as minor injuries.

Anyone who witnessed the crash should call police on 101.