Norfolk Police: 6-year-old girl dies after being struck by vehicle while crossing street


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police in Norfolk say a 6-year-old girl has died after she was struck by a vehicle Tuesday evening.

Police said the pedestrian-involved crash happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of Larkin Street.

Initial investigation revealed that the girl was attempting to cross Larkin Street when she was struck by a sedan.

The child was taken to the Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters where she later succumbed to her injuries.

Police say the driver of the sedan, a still unidentified 26-year-old man, stayed at the scene. There were no other injuries reported.

The incident is still under investigation.

Stay with for updates.

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