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Girl, 12, struck by truck at Nellis and Owens
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LAS VEGAS -- A 12-year-old girl remains hospitalized after being struck by a truck Sunday afternoon. 

The girl was hit at the intersection of Nellis Boulevard and Owens Avenue around 4:30 p.m. 

Police say the girl was playing near the street and possibly ran out in front of a pickup truck. Police say she was transported to University Medical Center in critical, but stable condition with injuries to her leg, arm and head.

Police say the driver was not impaired and stayed on the scene until they arrived.

There have been 11 fatal accidents involving a pedestrians in Metro's jurisdiction this year.

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