A 12-year-old girl has died after she was hit by an SUV as she was walking her bicycle across a highway in Chanhassen Wednesday afternoon at about 4:30. .
Carver County Sheriff’s officials say Amy Marie Trudeau was walking her bike across the intersection of Highway 101 and Sandy Hook Road when she was hit by a southbound SUV.
The girl was wearing a bicycle helmet.
Trudeau was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis in critical condition and was pronounced dead around 10:30 p.m.
The accident remains under investigation.