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Teen girl dies after being hit by car

A 16-year-old girl died Sunday of injuries she suffered when she was struck by a car Saturday night.

Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said Kiara Crafter of Macon was struck about 8 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of Anthony Road and Lincoln Street.

She was pronounced dead at 12:35 p.m. Sunday at the pediatric intensive care unit of The Medical Center of Central Georgia. Macon police spokesman Sgt. Zac Self said it was not a hit-and-run case and the driver of the car was not injured. Self had no more details because the incident was still under investigation.

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