13-Year-Old Girl Struck by Vehicle Dies From Injuries

A 13-year-old Pennsylvania girl who was struck by a vehicle days ago has died.

Ashlee Smahaj, of Tobyhanna Township in Monroe County, was pronounced dead Saturday at 12:45 a.m. at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest.

Smahaj was walking at the intersection of Allegheny Drive and Candlewood Lane in Tunkhannock Township on Dec. 15 around 3:30 p.m. when she was struck by a vehicle.

An autopsy will be performed on the girl Monday to determine an exact cause of death.

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