Wafa Abdulkader, 7, recovering after being hit by van

A 7-year-old is recovering after being hit by a van. The accident occurred around noon on Saturday at 2748 Wallace Ave. in Bronxdale.

The accident occurred around noon on Saturday at 2748 Wallace Ave. in Bronxdale.

The accident occurred around noon on Saturday at 2748 Wallace Ave. in Bronxdale. (4/13/13)

THE BRONX - A 7-year-old is recovering after being hit by a van.

The accident occurred around noon on Saturday at 2748 Wallace Ave. in Bronxdale.

Relatives say Wafa Abdulkader was hit in the face by the vehicle. She was rushed to Montefiore Medical Center with a bleeding mouth.  Officials say her injuries are not life-threatening.

The driver of the van stayed with the victim until police arrived. He has not been charged.
 

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