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Toddler in wheelchair killed in crash


MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A 1-year-old girl was killed when the wheelchair she was in rolled onto a Madison street and was hit by a vehicle, authorities said.

Police say the girl's mother was using the wheelchair as a stroller when she rolled down an embankment and onto East Washington Ave. about 3:30 a.m. Thursday.

The child was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. Authorities say the driver who hit the girl remained at the scene and is cooperating.

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