An 8-year-old girl is dead after being thrown from a mini-van near Shallowater.
It happened Thursday evening just after 5:30 at County Road 1440 and County Road 6100. DPS Troopers say the 15-year-old boy driving the mini van was speeding and lost control. The van rolled once, landing on the child.
AeroCare flew both to University Medical Center where the 8-year-old was pronounced dead.