Owensboro Police are investigating after a teenager was hit by a vehicle Friday afternoon.
Police say they were called to a traffic collision at Carter Road and Wendell H. Ford Expressway.
OPD says the 13-year-old pedestrian was walking Northbound on Carter Road and crossed Eastbound on-ramp when she was struck.
We're told the teen was transported to the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries before being transferred to Norton Children's Hospital in Louisville for further treatment.
Members of the OPD Accident Reconstruction Team responded and are investigating the collision.