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Child killed by 18-wheeler on Texoma highway

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Harrold, TX- A tragic scene on a major Texoma highway after a young girl was hit and killed by an 18-wheeler.

It happened around 8:30 Thursday night in Harrold, Texas on southbound US287.

Highway patrol troopers say the little girl was hit when she and her sister were attempting to cross the highway. The girl was pronounced dead at the scene.

TXDOT officials did shut down a portion of the freeway but it has since been reopened.

 

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