An 11-year-old girl from Memphis suffered a UNIMAGINABLE crime. She was struck by an SUV on her way to school - but that was only the start of her HORRIFIC NIGHTMARE.
According to police after she was hit, the 11-year-old was kidnapped and raped by the driver before being left in a ditch.
Larry Ward, 20, has been charged with aggravated kidnapping, rape of a child and aggravated assault.
The girl was walking to the bus stop on her way to Geeter Middle School when she was hit by a blue SUV around 7 am on Monday.
She told police that the driver then got out of the car and forced her inside, driving off before brutally assaulting her.
Cameron Fifer was on his way to work when he saw the girl crying in a corner of the road. It was just minutes after the attack.
The girl was treated at a local hospital and is expected to be physically okay.