Two girls struck by a truck in Arroyo Grande

Two girls were transported to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after being struck by a truck in Arroyo Grande.

At about 3:30 p.m., a group of people were walking across the street in a crosswalk at the intersection of Fair Oaks Avenue and Traffic Way, when a truck pulling a trailer struck the two girls. Emergency personnel transported the children to the hospital for treatment of minor to moderate injuries.

Police do not believe drugs or alcohol played a role in the accident.

An investigation into the collision is ongoing. Officers did not arrest the male driver of the truck.