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      Student hit by car during hit-and-run accident

      A student was hit by a car in the parking lot of Mr. Gatti's today, and the suspect vehicle fled the scene.

      A student was hit by a car in the parking lot of Mr. Gatti's today, and the suspect vehicle fled the scene.

      This afternoon, at nearly 2 p.m., several high school students were leaving Mr. Gatti's at 4412 S. Western St.

      One student was walking to his car when he was struck by a vehicle traveling south in the parking lot.

      The student was knocked to the ground and sustained injuries to his face, arms and knee.

      He was later taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

      The driver of the suspect vehicle was described as a while female with blonde hair.

      The vehicle was describedas a small red sports car, possibly a Ford Mustang.

      The vehicle was last seen traveling west through the parking lot toward 45th Ave.

      Anyone with inforamtion on this crime is asked to contact the Amarillo PD at (806)378-3038 or Student Crime Stoppers at (806)372-8477.