BROOKLYN - A 16-year-old girl is in very serious condition after being struck by a car in Sunset Park.

It happened at around 9 a.m. at 48th Street and Sixth Avenue.

According to police, the teen was in the crosswalk when she was hit by a van driven by a 29-year-old man, who did remain on the scene.

Officials say the girl was unresponsive and unconscious, and was rushed to Lutheran Medical Center.