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UPDATE: Driver cited after girl hit by car in Waterloo

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UPDATE: The driver, 17-year-old Taylor Lawrence, was cited for Failure to Yield to a Pedestrian.

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Waterloo Police say an 8-year-old girl is going to be okay after she was hit by a car while crossing the street near Highland Elementary School.

Police say it happened Tuesday afternoon on Idaho Street.

One witness said the girl was in the crosswalk. Waterloo Police say the driver told them she looked down to adjust her sock and when she looked up she saw the girl. 

Police say the girl was taken to Allen hospital and is going to be okay. The driver was cited for failure to yield. 

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