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North Sydney girl, 10, killed in SUV-bicycle hit and run


- Herald file
- Herald file

A 10-year-old North Sydney girl died Thursday night after she was struck by a sport utility vehicle while riding a bicycle in Big Bras d’Or.

RCMP say the mishap occurred at about 9:45 p.m. on Black Rock Road.

The child was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The driver fled in the SUV, which was later located by police at a home in Victoria County.

The investigation into the matter is ongoing, RCMP said.

The road was closed until mid-morning Friday while a collision analyst processed the scene.

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