UPDATE (4/28/19) – The 10-year-old girl who was flown to Primary Children’s Hospital after crashing her bike into a car in American Fork has died, according to police.
American Fork Police Sgt. Josh Christensen said the young girl was taken off life support on Friday.
Christensen said at this point in the investigation it does not appear the driver was at fault, nor were any drugs or alcohol factors in the incident.
The girls name has not been released at the request of the family.
AMERICAN FORK, Utah (ABC4 News) – A 10-year-old is in critical condition after she crashed her bike into a car in American Fork Wednesday evening, according to police.
The crash happened at 5 p.m. when Sgt. Josh Christensen of the American Fork Police Department said the young girl was riding her bike and rode into the intersection on 560 West and 1120 North and crashed into a moving car.
Sgt. Christensen said the young girl was taken to American Fork hospital in critical condition but was later flown to Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City.
As of Thursday morning, Sgt. Christensen said the young girl was still in critical condition.
This is a developing story. Updates will be provided as it becomes available.