LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The woman who hit a 9-year-old girl with her car on Broadway earlier this month before leaving the scene has turned herself in.

Jessica Westbrook, 31, turned herself in Friday, 9-year-old girl was taken to Norton Children's Hospital with two broken legs and a life-threatening brain injury.

Westbrook is charged with leaving the scene of an accident and failure to render aid with fatal or serious injury.

Officials say Westbrook posted a full cash bond and was released Friday around 9 p.m. 

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