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Fawn teen struck by truck dies

A Fawn teenager hit by a dump truck in Harrison Township Wednesday evening died this morning.

Erika Maloney, 13, died at 6:30 a.m. at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. No cause of death is available pending an autopsy by the Allegheny County Coroner’s office.

Maloney was hit last night at 5:30 when she ran halfway across Freeport Road in front of Highlands Middle School, Harrison police said.

The accident remains under investigation, but Allegheny County Police Detective Robert Keenan said charges are not likely to be filed against the truck driver, an unidentified New Castle man.


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