NEW YORK — Police say an 8-year-old girl has died after being struck by a vehicle in Brooklyn.
It happened at about 5 p.m. Wednesday at East 22nd Street and Ditmas Avenue in Prospect Park South.
Police say Jadann Williams, of Brooklyn, was attempting to cross the street when she was hit by a Toyota SUV driven by a 35-year-old man.
The child was taken to Kings County Hospital with severe head trauma and died.
Police say the driver remained at the scene.
The investigation continues.