12yr old recovering after being hit by a car in Ottawa County

SPRINGLAKE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A 12yr old Springlake Township girl is recovering Thursday, August 7th after being hit by a car.

Ottawa County Sheriff's Deputies say the girl was riding her bicycle Wednesday around 5pm when it happened.

Deputies say she was riding out of her driveway in to the road and slowed down for a car to pass, when it did she rode out on Bridal Path near 168th Avenue and into the path of a second vehicle.

The driver of the car, identified as Jamie Dodge, 33, says she didn't see the girl till the very last second.

Deputies say the girl was transported to a local hospital, her injuries are not considered life-threatening.