By Heartland News
BONNE TERRE, MO (KFVS) - A four-year-old St. Francois County girl was taken to a St. Louis hospital morning after being hit by a pickup truck.
It happened Monday night on Easy Street in Bonne Terre.
Officers say the truck was stopped in the street unloading passengers when four-year-old Elizabeth Rawlings crossed in front of it.
The driver of the truck, 22-year-old Abigail Triplett, did not see the little girl, put the truck in drive and began to pull away.
The undercarriage ended up hitting Rawlings.
A helicopter flew her to Children's Hospital in St. Louis with moderate injuries.