Child Hit and Killed by Car in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Family and friends are mourning the loss of a little 10-year-old Odessa girl.

She was hit by a car last night at the intersection of Harless and 16th.

According to police, April Duran and another girl were trying to cross 16th on their bicycles when Duran was hit by a car.

The school district tells us, school counselors were brought in on Tuesday to help students cope with the loss.

Police are calling it a terrible accident and say the driver of the car that hit Duran will not get a ticket.