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Nine Year Old Dies After Being Hit by Truck in Midland County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - A little boy has died after being hit by a truck while riding his bike in Midland. 

The accident happened around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday evening on Old Bankhead Highway and San Gabriel in Midland County.

Officials tell NewsWest 9, .the driver of a Ford F-150 was approaching the intersection of West County Road 122 and South County Road 1311 as the boy was traveling northbound on South County Road 1311. We're told that the boy ran the stop sign at the intersection and was hit by the truck.

Nine year old Samuel Carrasco was transported to Medical Center Hospital where he died a few hours later.

The investigation into the accident continues.

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