(Tampa, Fla. - WFLA) A Tampa man faces DUI with great bodily injury charges after Tampa Police say he hit an 11th grader walking home from school at the D.W. Waters Career Center.
Police say 18 year old Monesha McDuffie was walking on the sidewalk in the 12-hundred block of Osborne Avenue, when 23 year old Malik Majied of Tampa lost control, left the roadway and hit her.
She was dragged under the car across a yard until the car came to a stop at a chain link fence. Neighbors rushed to help the victim and pulled her out from under the car.
She was transported to Tampa General Hospital with burns and is reported in serious condition.