9-year-old killed in crash with SUV

Published: Aug. 27, 2020 at 7:53 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 28, 2020 at 5:15 AM EDT
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JERICHO, Vt. (WCAX) - Police say a child riding her bicycle was killed when she was hit by an SUV.

It happened on Route 15 in Jericho at about 2:30 p.m. Thursday.

Vermont State Police say Kinsley Millard, 9, of Jericho, entered the road, and the driver was unable to avoid the collision.

The child was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash is still under investigation but troopers say they do not believe speed or impairment were factors in the crash.

Route 15 was closed for about four hours after the crash.

VSP’s traffic safety account tweeted “no words can capture the scope of the grief.”

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