PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An 8-year-old girl died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in Overbrook Friday afternoon.

It happened around 3:15 p.m. near 63rd Street and Lansdowne Avenue.

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City police say the girl was struck by the driver of a gray or silver Nissan Altima or Maxima. Authorities believe the driver may have fled southbound on 63rd Street.

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The child was transported to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia where she died.

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An investigation is ongoing.