Girl, 10, dies after being struck by vehicle in Kingston, Ont., on Monday


Published February 1, 2022 at 12:27 pm

KINGSTON, Ont. — Police say a 10-year-old girl has died after being hit by a vehicle near a school in Kingston, Ont. 

Local police say a pickup truck hit the girl around 3:40 p.m. on Monday, as she was crossing a street near the school. 

They say the child was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died. 

Police say the driver of the pickup truck immediately stopped, stayed on scene, and has been co-operative. 

No charges have been laid at this time.

Police say the family of the child, who has not been named, has requested privacy. 

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Feb. 1, 2022.


This story was produced with the financial assistance of the Facebook and Canadian Press News Fellowship. 

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