News Girl, 3, fatally hit in the Bronx, NYPD says By Alison Fox email@example.com @AlisonFox May 16, 2016 5:05 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A 3-year-old girl was struck and killed by a car as she walked several feet behind her mom in the Bronx Monday morning, police said. Mariam Dansoko was crossing Gerard Avenue near East 164th Street when a 2014 Nissan made a left turn off Gerard and struck the girl. Dansoko was walking about 10 to 12 feet behind her mom, who was wheeling another child in a stroller, when she was hit just after 8 a.m. She was taken to Lincoln Hospital, but didn’t survive, police said. The driver of the car remained on the scene, and there were no arrests on Monday. By Alison Fox firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.