Troopers: 5-year-old girl dies days after hit-and-run

Union County Sheriff’s Office (Photo: WSOC)

UNION COUNTY, N.C. (WWAY) – Highway Patrol said a 5-year-old girl has died days after a hit-and-run collision at a Union County soccer field.

The incident happened on Oct. 3 around 3:15 P.M. on Houndscroft Road near the Fieldstone Farms Housing Development off Poplin Road near Indian Trail.

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Deputies said the driver of the car jumped a curb and hit three people before driving away.

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