LEXINGTON TOWNSHIP (WWJ/AP) – Authorities say a 10-year-old girl was struck and killed by a car while crossing a road as she talked on a cell phone.

Korylette Kucken of Croswell was struck about 2:30 pm Wednesday in Sanilac County’s Lexington Township, about 65 miles northeast of Detroit. Michigan State Police say the girl was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Police Trooper John Daily told The Times Herald a Pontiac Grand Am driven by a Lexington woman with her two children in the car struck Korylette, who was running across the road as she talked on her cell phone.

Korylette attended Croswell-Lexington Middle School, where classes had been dismissed early at noon because of a water main break at another school.

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Croswell-Lexington School District Superintendent Kevin Miller says a crisis intervention team was to be on hand Thursday at the middle school.

It is not clear if any citations or charges would be issued, as the investigation is ongoing.

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The Associated Press contributed to this report.