2018-01-03 / Front Page

Juvenile killed in sledding accident

Staff report

A juvenile female was killed Thursday afternoon in a sledding accident in Chester.

Chesterfield Police say the girl was sledding down a driveway in the 2600 block of Mistwood Forest Drive when she slid into the path of an oncoming Toyota Tacoma at approximately 2:15 p.m. The truck struck the girl, who was transported to a local hospital, where she died of her injuries. The driver of the truck stopped immediately, according to police.

The identity of the juvenile is being withheld at this time. Police continue to investigate the accident.

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