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Brampton girl, 11, seriously injured after getting hit by vehicle while walking to school: police

A Peel Regional Police cruiser is seen at the 12 Division station.
A Peel Regional Police cruiser is seen at the 12 Division station. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

An 11-year-old girl is seriously injured after getting hit by a vehicle while crossing the street on her way to school in Brampton.

Peel police said they were called to the area of Brisdale Drive and Sandy Breach Road a little after 9 a.m. Tuesday.

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Paramedics treated the victim and transported her to a trauma centre.

Officials said the vehicle remained at the scene and Brisdale Drive between McCrimmon Drive at Sandy Beach Road will remain closed for the investigation.

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