HOUSTON (November 1, 2013) A 5-year-old girl died after she darted into the street and a vehicle struck her while she was trick-or-treating in Houston, police said Friday.
The girl’s name was not immediately released Friday.
The girl evidently ran ahead of some family members Thursday night and stepped into the path of the vehicle, police said.
The driver of the vehicle stopped and remained at the scene after the accident.
The girl was taken to a hospital where she was pronounced dead.