Ashburn 15-Year-Old Who Struck 3 Children During Driving Lesson Charged

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    Sarah Pixley

    An Ashburn, Va., teenager is charged with reckless driving from a March 14 accident that injured three children.

    The 15-year-old driver had her learner's permit and was on a driving lesson with a parent.

    They were driving along Morven Woods Court in Ashburn when the driver sped up, jumped a curb and ran onto a sidewalk where the children were playing.

    The children were 7, 8 and 10 years old.

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    The 15-year-old driver apparently accelerated by accident and jumped a curb, authorities said. (Published Friday, March 15, 2013)

    The 7-year old is still in the hospital. The other two were treated for minor injuries and later released.