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7-year-old girl dies after being struck by vehicle
The girl was killed near Millwood and McRae in Leaside
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A tragic night for the parents of a little girl in Leaside.

The 7-year-old died in hospital, after being struck by a van near Millwood and McRae.

It happened around 4 o'clock.

Police say she was originally taken to SickKids with severe head injuries, and died a short time later. The driver of the van remained on scene and is talking with officer, but they couldn't tell how co-operative he was being.

There have been reports the girl was crossing the road against the red light.

Roads in the area have been shut down. The route is a popular commuter route for people heading back to Scarborough. There's a park nearby, but it's unclear if she was coming from there.

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A tragic night for the parents of a little girl in Leaside.

The 7-year-old died in hospital, after being struck by a van near Millwood and McRae.

It happened around 4 o'clock.

Police say she was originally taken to SickKids with severe head injuries, and died a short time later. The driver of the van remained on scene and is talking with officer, but they couldn't tell how co-operative he was being.

There have been reports the girl was crossing the road against the red light.

Roads in the area have been shut down. The route is a popular commuter route for people heading back to Scarborough. There's a park nearby, but it's unclear if she was coming from there.

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