TORONTO – A 14-year-old girl is dead after she was struck by a dump truck on the first day of school Tuesday.
Violet Liang was hit at Sentinel Rd. and Lamberton Blvd., in the Finch and Keele area, just before 8 a.m.
The collision happened in a three-way intersection outside Elia Middle School.
The girl, a student at nearby C.W. Jefferys Collegiate, was pronounced dead at the scene.