11-yr-old dies after pedestrian accident

11-yr-old dies after pedestrian accident

covered the topics in the >>> jaciel cordoba: First at Sunrise.. a deadly accident in Emmaus, Lehigh County leaves an 11-year-old girl dead.>> eve tannery: Another student at Jefferson Elementary School is in critical condition after the accident..which happened on a busy stretch of road in the borough.. >> jaciel cordoba: This morning, the school will have its Cris Management Team on site to help other students struggling with the loss. WFMZ's Meghan Packer has more. >>reporter The coroner's office identifies the victim as 11 year-old Abigail Zukowski of Emmaus. She was pronounced dead at the hospital. She died from blunt force injuries after she was hit by a car. Authorities say she was one of two people hit in the intersection of Chestnut and 6th Streets in Emmaus around 4 in the afternoon. People in the area describe two girls crossing the street and hearing yelling and the sound of tires...and then a sense of panic from people nearby. Neighbors say drivers tend to drive fast in this section of Emmaus.. but the accident is under investigation. Reporting

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