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11-year-old girl killed, mother injured in north Columbus crash involving semi

Columbus Police cruiser vehicle
Adora Namigadde

Columbus police say an 11-year-old girl was killed and her mom was hurt in a crash involving a semi Tuesday morning on the city's north side.

The crash happened in the area of High Street and Lazelle Road around 6:35 a.m.

The semi and a Kia crashed at the intersection.

The girl was pronounced dead at the scene just before 7 a.m.

The girl's mother and the semi driver were taken to Riverside Medical Center and were described as stable.

Police are continuing to investigate the crash.