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December 22, 2014

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Girl struck while crossing street in North Las Vegas has died

​The young girl who was in critical condition after being hit by a pickup truck while crossing a street Friday has died, North Las Vegas police said today.

The girl, 7, and her uncle, 43, were crossing Commerce Street at a marked crosswalk when she was struck by a northbound Ford.

The driver, 47, was uninjured and remained at the scene, police said. They do not believe drugs or alcohol were factors in the crash.

The girl's identity and cause of death will be released by the coroner's office.

This is the fourth traffic fatality in North Las Vegas this year.

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