Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Girl Dies after Being Pinned between Vehicles While Picked Up from School

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Girl Dies after Being Pinned between Vehicles While Picked Up from School

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Grief counsellors on hand at school where girl died

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TORONTO - Grief counsellors were at a north Toronto school Tuesday to help students and staff cope with the news that a five-year-old girl had died after being pinned between two SUVs.

The Toronto Catholic District School Board said the girl was walking with her father to their car after school on Monday when the incident took place just before 3:30 p.m.

Const. Clint Stibbe said Tuesday that an SUV with no one inside rolled forward and pinned the girl against her father's Mercedes-Benz SUV.

The child was taken to a hospital where she died of her injuries.

The girl's 42-year-old father was also struck by the rolling vehicle and was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

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