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The vehicle involved in the road accident that killed 10-year-old Gabrina Nero.

A ten-year-old girl died after a car struck her along the Priority Bus Route yesterday morning.

The victim has been identified as Gabrina Nero, of Macoya Gardens.

She was a Standard Four pupil, at the St Joseph Government School.

According to a police report, at about 11 am she was attempting to cross the Priority Bus Route in a southerly direction when she was hit by an oncoming blue Hyundai Accent.

Police said, eyewitnesses, told them that she was thrown about 20 feet from the site of impact.

The girl was taken to the hospital, however, she succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment. (RDR)