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Teen hospitalized after drive-thru accident

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

Gulfport police say a teenager was taken to the hospital as a precaution after being hit by a vehicle in the McDonald's drive-thru on Courthouse Road. The incident happened shortly after 8 a.m. at the fast food restaurant in front of Gulfport High School.

Department spokesman Sgt. Damon McDaniel said a 14-year-old girl dashed out of the restaurant and ran into the path of a Chevrolet Trailblazer moving slowly in the drive-thru line.

McDaniel said the report came in that the girl was knocked down but got up right away. The girl was taken to the hospital to be checked.

McDaniel said the driver of the Trailblazer did not receive a citation.

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