Police: child dies after being hit by car

October 26, 2019 GMT

SALISBURY, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say a 7-year-old child has died after being struck by a vehicle.

North Carolina Highway Patrol Sgt. J.G. Leonard told the Salisbury Post that it appears the child darted out onto a public road from a private driveway Friday night.

The driver of the vehicle was not injured and no charges were immediately filed. Police said the crash is under investigation.