Girl, 9, killed in Fairfax
A 9-year-old Fairfax County girl was struck by a car and fatally injured Monday afternoon while crossing a road on her bicycle, county police said.
Rebecca Johns of Clermont Drive was struck about 4:30 p.m. south of Alexandria on Franconia Road, police said.
Two teenage girls had crossed Franconia near Cannon Lane, but when Rebecca tried to cross, she was hit, police said.
-- Martin Weil
Washington Post Editors
August 31, 2010; 1:32 AM ET
Categories: Fairfax , Martin Weil , Traffic Accidents
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