Child on bike dies after hit by semi-truck

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — The child who was hit by a tractor-trailer on Wednesday morning has died.

The accident happened on the off ramp from State Road 417 to Landstar Boulevard.

Officials said the child, who is either six or seven years old, was on a bicycle and hit at the bottom of the ramp by the truck.

It is unclear if the child fell off the bike and then was hit, or was hit initially.

Troopers said the child was taken to Nemours Children's Hospital where they died.

No other information was immediately known.


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