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15 Aug 2013
12:08 pm

Girl killed on way to school

A ten-year-old girl died while trying to cross Clare Road in Durban on Thursday, paramedics said.

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Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said she was on her way to school when a car struck her around 7.30am.

“When paramedics arrived on the scene they found the girl lying on the road and [she] was unresponsive,” Botha said.

She was taken to hospital and died on arrival. Botha said details of the accident were unclear and would be investigated by police.