Girl, 12, killed crossing dual carriageway

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A 12-year-old girl was killed crossing a dual carriageway near Netherfield on Thursday.

At around 5.15pm on Marlborough Street, V8, in Netherfield, a black VW Golf was travelling northbound along the dual carriageway.

The girl was crossing the road when the vehicle hit her. She subsequently died from her injuries.

Ambulance service attended, but the child, who is from Milton Keynes, was pronounced dead at the scene. The girl’s next of kin have been informed.

The driver of the VW Golf, a man in his 30s also from Milton Keynes, was not injured.

Anyone who saw this incident, and who has not yet given an account to the police, is asked to contact PC Aaron Fricker via the non-emergency number 101.