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14-year-old girl hit, killed by vehicle in Salem

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(Salem Police Department) (Salem Police Department)
SALEM, OR (KPTV) -

A 14-year-old girl died after being struck by a vehicle Monday night, according to Salem police.

Police said the crash happened on Commercial Street Southeast near Royvonne Avenue Southeast at 5:55 p.m.

Officers arrived on scene and learned that Shatamera Pruden was crossing Commercial Street in a westerly direction when she was struck by a southbound FJ Cruiser.

Pruden was taken to Salem Health where she later died of her injuries.

The driver, 31-year-old Zane Hilton, was not injured and remained at the scene. He is cooperating with the investigation.

No citations have been issued.

Police say the area where Pruden crossed does not have a crosswalk.

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