Skateboarder injured in accident
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- A teenager is in the hospital in critical condition after being hit Thursday night in Gainesville.
It happened on NorthWest 25th Place at 9 p.m.
A report from the Florida Highway Patrol says Brenna Chadwick, 18, was traveling westbound when she swerved to avoid hitting the teen on a skateboard.
The right front of Chadwick's car hit the teen.
The teen was taken to UF Health Gainesville.
Investigators say the teen was wearing dark clothing.
Charges are pending in the case.
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