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Child killed after being struck by car in Fort Pierce hit-and-run crash

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Child killed after being struck by car in Fort Pierce hit-and-run crash
Child killed after being struck by car in Fort Pierce hit-and-run crash

A 10-year-old girl has died after a hit-and-run crash Thursday morning in Fort Pierce, authorities said.

WHILE TRYING TO GET ON HERSCHOOL BUS THIS MORNING...SDIED.

FORT PIERCE POLI ACENOW- DESPERATELY LOOKING FORINFORMATION ABOUT THE HIANDRUN DRIVER- WE KNOW ITHAPPENED AROUND 6:35 THISMORNING- POLICE ARE LOOKINGFOR THIS WHITE FOUR ORDOSEDAN- CAPTURED HERE IN SCOLHOBUS SECURITY CAMERA VIDEO- THEVEHICLEV RESPONSIBLE CLDOUHAVE DAMAGE TO THE RIGHT FRONTEND OR ROOF OF THE VEHICLE.W-P-T-V NEWS CHANNEL FIVESMEGHAN MCROBERTS IS VETLITHE INTERSECTION OF OLEANDERAVENUE AND SKYLARKDRIVE--WHERE T CHESHHAPPENED-- MEGAN.WHATABOUT THIS IS THAT THE LITTLEGIRLACCORDING TO POLICE- WERE OUTHERE WITH HER- WAITING FORERBUS TO COME.

TO ORIENT YOU-WEREFACING NORTH- POLICE SAYTHE SCHOOL BUS WAS STOPPED INTHE SOUTH BOUND LANES& THATRED FLASHING STOP SIGN AND THEARM WERE OUT- BUT A DRIVERHEADING NORTH- DISREGARDED THESIGN- PASSED THE BUS- AND HITHER WHE ILSHE WAS CROSSINGTHIS TWO LANE STREET TO GET ONTHE BUS- AND HEAD TO SCHOOL.WITH NO SKID MARKS ON THEROAD- POLICE ALSO DON'T INTHTHE DRIER TRIED TO SP.TOTHIS IS A PICTURE OF THE GIRL-YACENY RODRIGUEZ-GONZALEZ.ALSO- WE KNOW THERE WERE OTHERCHILDREN ON THE BUS WHEN THISHAPPENED- AND THEY AND SFFTAARE BEING OFFERED COUNSELING.RIGHT NOW POLICE DO NOT HAVEMUCH INFORMATION ABOUT THESPECIFIC MAKE AND MODEL OF THEWHITE FOUR DOOR SEDAN- IT SDARK OUT HERE WHEN THISHAPPENED- BUT THEY HAVE BEENGOING BUSINESS TO BUSINESSLOOKING FOR MORE SURVEILANCEVIDE&TOSO TRY TO GET A BETTERDESCRIPTION, AND MAYBE AN IDEAOF WHERE THEY DROVE OFF .TOWEBUSINESSES DOING THE SAME-EVERYONE OUT HERE ISDEVASTATED BY THIS NEWS-ND AWANTS TO HELP FIND THE PERSONRESPONSIBLE"THINK ABOUT IT.

THEY DIDN'TEVEN STOP TO SEE IF THE PERSOMTHAT THEY HIT, THAT YOUNGCHILD, YACENY, WAS OKAY.

THATHURTS US ALL." "WE'RE AINSTATE OF SHOCK RIGHT NOW.

OURCORE MISSION IS TO PROFCTEOUR CHI;DREN AND DO THE BESTWE CAN.

IT'S A VERY SAD DAYFOR US RIGHT N."OWSO AGAIN- IF YOU KNOW ANYONEWHO TAKES THIS ROUTE TO WORK-TO AND FROM MEHO- AND DRIVES AWHITE 4 DOOR SED TANHAT WOULDLIKELY HAVE FRONT END DAMA-GECONTACT POLICE- OR TREASURECOAST CRIME STOPPERS.

ANOTHETHOUGHT POLICE THROWING OUTTHERE IS WTHHEER YOU KNOWSOMEONE WHO MAYBE SHOWED UPLATE TO WORK OR DIDNALL.

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