Girl dies, brother hurt crossing Southern California street

Girl, 11, died after being hit by 2 cars

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) -- Police say children trying to cross a Santa Ana street were hit by cars, killing one and injuring another.
   The Orange County Register ( ) says seven children and an adult tried to cross Wednesday night in an area that didn't have a crosswalk.
   Police say an 11-year-old girl died when she was hit and thrown into the path of a second car. The cars also struck and injured her 8-year-old brother.
   Authorities talked to the drivers and there were no immediate arrests. Investigators haven't determined whether pedestrians or cars had the right of way.
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