VIDEO: Milton Keynes schoolgirl knocked down on dual carriageway

A schoolgirl was killed after being knocked down as she crossed the road yesterday evening.

The 12-year-old is believed to have been walking home from school when she was hit by a black VW Golf on a dual carriageway near Netherfield at around 5.15pm.

She was pronounced dead at the scene of V8 Marlborough Street.

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 on 101.