On Monday, Nov. 8 at approximately 3:11 p.m., the Sedalia Police Department received a report of a traffic accident at North Engineer and East Saline.

Officers responded to the scene and found an eleven-year-old female had been struck by a vehicle.

Sedalia Police, Sedalia Fire and Pettis County Ambulance District attempted life-saving measures but the juvenile succumbed to her injuries.

The name of the victim was not being released, pending notification of family. Further information will be available after the investigation and reconstruction of the incident, Sedalia Police Chief Matt Wirt said in a press release sent out around 5:10 p.m.

If anyone has information or was a witness to this accident, please contact the Sedalia Police Department Traffic Unit, Corporal AJ Silvey or Officer K. Tylar at (660) 827-7823.