Child, 8, dies after being hit by vehicle in Orlando

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A child is dead after being hit by a vehicle in Orlando, according the Florida Highway Patrol.8-year-old dies after being hit by vehicleTroopers said the child attempted to cross the roadwayChild transported to hospital but died  The incident happened at about 5:45 p.m. on Silver Star Road near Dardanelle Drive.Troopers said the 19-year-old driver was traveling westbound when a 8-year-old girl attempted to cross the roadway, troopers said.The front of the vehicle struck the child, who was not in a crosswalk.The child was transported to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, where she died.Authorities have not released the identity of the child.The crash remains under investigation. 
Source: MyNews13