NATICK  (AP) — State police say a 6-year-old girl has died as a result of injuries suffered in a crash on the Massachusetts Turnpike.

The girl was a passenger in a vehicle that rolled over after leaving the eastbound lanes of the highway in Natick just before 5 p.m. on Thursday.

She was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston where she died.

A 5-year-old girl in the vehicle survived and was taken to a hospital.

Police say both girls were ejected. Their names were not released.

The car’s driver was identified by police as 24-year-old Jennifer Ortiz of Framingham.

Police did not disclose the relationship between Ortiz and her passengers.

The accident remains under investigation.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Comments (3)
  1. Mary Shields says:

    My prayers are with the family.

  2. Willow says:

    My prayers are with the family also. How tragic when any child dies. I pray the other child recovers fully.

  3. Al says:

    May God Bless the 6yr old girl. Rest in peace little one.
    Much love,

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