Sarnia Police say a 10-year-old girl, whose name is being withheld at this point at the request of her family, has succumbed in hospital after being hit by a vehicle travelling northbound at the intersection of Murphy and Cathcart Monday afternoon.
Police are continuing to investigate the incident, which occurred around 2 p.m. The intersection was closed for several hours as investigators worked on the scene.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Sarnia Police at (519) 344-8861, ext. 6127.