UPDATED 7-17-2010 11:02pm
At about 5:45 pm, a child was struck by a vehicle. It is reported that the child was a ten-year-old girl. The accident occurred near 8065 Highway 16. Investigators said the 17-year-old driver did not see the girl because of a hill and curve in the road. Police said the victim was reportedly going to her mailbox at the time of the crash. The child was not breathing and CPR was administered. Paramedics said the victim was airlifted to Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati. The victim’s identity has not been released. Sadly, the child died at the hospital. Alcohol was not a factor and charges will not be filed.