Eight-year-old girl being treated for injuries after being struck by car in Halifax

An eight-year-old girl is being treated for injuries after being struck by a car in Halifax.

Police say the girl ran into traffic on Herring Cove Road at about five Wednesday evening.

She was rushed to the IWK health-care centre for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say the girl was not in a crosswalk when she was struck and no charges are expected.