Eight-year-old girl dies after being hit by snowplow in Quebec City.
Police spokeswoman Cyndi Pare says the child was pronounced dead in hospital Friday afternoon, while the snowplow driver was also transported to hospital to be treated for nervous shock.
There are still few details regarding the circumstances surrounding the death. It occurred at 11:54 a.m. on Louis XIV Blvd. near Astrid St. in the Charlesbourg borough.
#Accident mortel survenu près du 1685 Louis XIV. Une jeune fille de 8 ans est décédée après avoir été happée par un véhicule de déneigement.
— Service de police de la Ville de Québec (@SPVQ_police) December 1, 2017