Girl aged 3 dies after vehicle hit and run

By REBECCA ANNA STOIL
February 26, 2007 17:35




A toddler was struck by a car and fatally injured in Umm el-Fahm on Monday afternoon. 3-year-old Reihana Mahmid was struck by a blue pickup truck, which, according to police, immediately fled the scene of the collision, which occurred in the Mahmid neighborhood. Although MDA teams rushed to the scene and took the girl to Afula's Haemek Medical Center, Reihana died shortly after arriving at the hospital. Traffic Division detectives were still working Monday night to uncover the identity of the driver.


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