Boise & Garden City

Meridian man cited after hitting girl in Boise crosswalk

A Meridian man was cited for reckless driving after running a red light and hitting a 14-year-old girl crossing Fairview Avenue, Boise police reported Friday evening.

The accident happened about 7:45 p.m. Thursday at West Fairview and North Liberty Street. Witnesses told officers the light was red as a car driven by Robert L. Caven entered the intersection, hitting the girl in the crosswalk.

Paramedics transported the girl to a local hospital with injuries described as not life-threatening. Details on her injuries and condition was not available Friday.