2 girls hit by van in Harrison Twp., taken to hospital

Two young girls were taken to the hospital after they were hit by a vehicle in Harrison Township this afternoon.

According to the Montgomery County Regional Dispatch Center, at 3:47 p.m. emergency crews were dispatched to the intersection of W. Hillcrest and Hancock avenues on a report of a child being hit by a vehicle.

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Dispatch records said that a white work van reportedly hit the girls and left the scene, but that the driver then returned without the van.

The girls are aged 5 and 7, records said.

Two children were ultimately taken to Dayton Children’s Hospital, dispatchers said.

We are working to learn more and will update this story with any new information.

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