She sustained minor injuries in the incident.
Gardaí in Laois are investigating the circumstances of a road traffic collision in which a young girl sustained minor injuries.
It occurred at Rahin Wood, Ballylynan, Co Laois around 3:30 yesterday afternoon.
Gardaí are anxious to speak to the driver of the car and any further witnesses to the incident.
They're asking anyone who wishes to come forward to contact Portlaoise Garda Station.