Girl pinned by vehicle backing out of driveway in Rogers

The girl suffered significant injuries, police said.
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A girl was pinned by a vehicle that was being backed out of a driveway on Sunday night. 

According to Rogers Police Department, the incident happened around 7:40 p.m. on the 22000 block of Marie Ave., with first responders providing aid to the girl before she was airlifted to a nearby hospital. 

Police say the girl suffered significant but non-life-threatening injuries, noting that the decision to airlift her to the hospital was made "out of an abundance of caution." 

The girl was struck by a vehicle that was driven by a juvenile male, and she did not live at the residence, Rogers PD said. 

The age of the girl and the driver have not been released. 

"Rogers is a tight knit community, and we care deeply about our neighbors. This incident has profoundly affected many of those who live near this incident, as well s our first responders," Rogers PD said in a release. "Our thoughts and condolences go out to those affected by this sad event."

The incident is under investigation. 

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