DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A vigil will be held Friday night for the young girl that was hit and dragged by a car Wednesday.
The vigil will be held where the accident happened, at the intersection of North Main Street and Marathon Drive.
2 NEWS learned Friday the girl is still in critical condition at Miami Valley Hospital.
Friday morning members of the community gathered to put up a memorial and prayed for the 11-year-old. Teddy bears, flowers and some of her favorite things were placed at the scene of the accident by family and friends this morning.
The accident happened shortly after 6 PM Wednesday night in the 2000 block of north Main Street, near Marathon Avenue in Dayton. Police say the girl was on her way to a neighborhood store when she was hit by a car and dragged about 100 feet. The driver of the car stopped and is cooperating with the investigation. This accident is still under investigation.
A Go Fund Me account has been set up for the family.