Fearing a dog, a seven-year-old girl ran into the street in Duisburg and was hit by a car. The child was taken to hospital seriously injured, the police said on Sunday. Therefore, the girl had frightened on Friday before the leashed dog, who had met her and the eleven-year-old sister on the sidewalk with his owner. The seven-year-old ran into the street where the car of a 90-year-old car driver caught her and threw her to the ground. The man, his co-driver and the girl's sister suffered a shock.