The afternoon almost turned tragic for one Zanesville girl. A car struck Marich Hamilton on Sheridan and Linden road in Zanesville earlier this afternoon. According to Zanesville Police Department, Hamilton ran out into the road from between parked cars and was hit by a Jeep Grand Cherokee. She appeared to have no major injuries and was treated at an area hospital. The Jeep was going about twenty miles per hour and no carelessness was reported. Police said no citations will be issued. Today was Hamilton’s fifth birthday.