© Jeff Harper - Metro Halifax
Halifax Regional Police
A six-year-old girl was run over by a car Monday evening in Dartmouth after police say a 17-year-old driver tried turning around on a residential street.
The accident happened around 6:30 p.m. June 30 in the 0 to 100 block of Kennedy Drive.
Police say the male driver was attempting to turn around and accidently hit the young girl, who was on a scooter.
She was taken to the IWK Health Centre to be treated for minor injuries.
The driver, who was from Dartmouth, was issued a ticket for driving with a suspended license.