Young hit-and-run victim receives new bicycle, helmet

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Kareeni Beckwith got some new wheels thanks to some Valley families that heard her story. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Kareeni Beckwith got some new wheels thanks to some Valley families that heard her story. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Kareeni Beckwith was riding her bike home from school, south of Grand Canyon University in west Phoenixwhen she was hit by a car. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Kareeni Beckwith was riding her bike home from school, south of Grand Canyon University in west Phoenixwhen she was hit by a car. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
Surveillance videos from neighbors' homes show the driver speeding off, in a late 90s black Honda Accord, with a white bumper. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Surveillance videos from neighbors' homes show the driver speeding off, in a late 90s black Honda Accord, with a white bumper. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A girl who was the victim of a hit-and-run crash received a new bicycle and a helmet thanks to the kindness of others.

Kareeni Beckwith was riding home from school south of Grand Canyon University in west Phoenix when she was hit and knocked unconscious.

The driver never stopped.

She suffered a back injury, along with leg and head wounds in the crash.

[READ MORE: Family shares surveillance video of car hitting daughter]

But on Wednesday night, the 13-year-old got some new wheels thanks to some Valley families that heard her story.

"I think this is amazing. I love the bike," Beckwith said. "I just wanted to say to the people who gave this to me, I would like to say thank you."

Surveillance videos from neighbors' homes show the driver speeding off, in a late 90s black Honda Accord, with a white bumper.

[RAW VIDEO: Surveillance cameras catch hit-and-run crash involving young bicyclist]

Members of the AZ Street Heat Facebook group searched and found the car. They said the car was bought at an auction the week before but wasn't properly registered.

If anyone knows who the driver was, please call Phoenix police.

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