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Girl Critically Injured After Hit by Car

Posted April 10, 2007 11:43 p.m. EDT
Updated April 11, 2007 12:22 p.m. EDT


— A 14-year-old girl was listed in critical condition at Wake Med Wednesday morning after she was struck by a car in front of Amedeo’s Italian Restaurant.

Joanne Marie Conyers, of 3900 Neeley St. in Raleigh, was crossing the road in the 3900 block of Western Boulevard with her cousin late Tuesday when she was hit by an eastbound 1989 Toyota driven by Michael Daniel Lawson, 45, of 635 Dorothea Drive in Raleigh, police said.

The cousin wasn't injured, police said.