Child hit and killed by car in North Carolina, preteens charged


CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WVLT/WBTV) -- Authorities in North Carolina say they've charged an 11-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl with involuntary manslaughter after they got into a physical altercation with another child who was struck by a vehicle and killed.

Police said that on Thursday evening, the two suspects and an 11-year-old boy were involved in a physical altercation by a road when the victim entered the roadway and was struck by a vehicle.

WBTV reported the incident occurred on December 5 around 6:25 p.m.

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