ANSONIA, Conn. (WTNH) — A six-year-old Ansonia girl is dead after being hit by a car in town around 4:45 p.m. Thursday, police say.
According to authorities, the child was hit on Ford Street near Hughes Circle when a small plastic wagon she was in somehow rolled into the road. They she was taken to Griffin Hospital with serious injuries and later died.
Officials say the girl was visiting a friend when she was hit. Her identity has not been released.
No charges have been filed against the 54-year-old Ansonia man who hit her. His name and address are being withheld.
The accident is still under investigation.