KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

A teenage girl is recovering after police say she was hit by a mini-van Monday.

Kingsport Police tell us they found the teenager on East Center Street around 3 p.m., Monday afternoon. 

We're told the 14-year-old girl was trying to cross the street, although officers say there was a "no crossing" sign.

The girl was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, but she is expected to recover.

No charges have been filed in this case.