Eight-year-old girl dies after being hit by a car
An eight-year-old girl has died after being hit by a car in Salford, Greater Manchester. Emergency services were called to Monton Road at around 10.40am yesterday following reports of a collision between a blue Vauxhall Corsa and a pedestrian.
A 24-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. Sgt Lee Westhead said: “Tragically a young child lost her life this morning and we are doing all we can to support her family.”