A young girl was killed as she got off a bus in Huyton and was struck by a van as she crossed the street. On Tuesday, June 7, Lexi McDavid, who was 12 years old at the time, was struck by a Mercedes vehicle while walking on Princess Drive. She was transferred to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital after the accident.
It has now been confirmed by the Merseyside Police that Lexi, who was from the surrounding region, passed away as a result of her injuries not long after the collision.
According to the officers, the driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene and is continuing to assist investigators with the investigation into what happened.
Detective Sergeant Andy Roper said: “Our thoughts and condolences this morning are very much with the family of Lexi, who has lost her life at a tragically young age, and they are receiving the support of specialist officers.
“An investigation is ongoing and we’d ask that anyone who witnessed the collision or captured anything on dashcam or other devices and has yet to come forward does so as soon as possible. Your information could be vital to our investigation.
“Whether you come to us directly or anonymously, through Crimestoppers, all information will be acted upon.”
Lexi McDavid Siblings: Who Is Lexi McDavid Brother?
As it stands now, there is not much information about the late Lexi McDavid who was hit and killed by a van. Little to no information is known about her background.
Who Is Lexi McDavid Sister?
Lexi McDavid’s sister remains unknown.