By Fadi Didi
OPP say she was running next to the SUV which was being driven by a family member.
A 6 year old girl has died after being hit by an SUV on a family farm outside St. Thomas.
OPP say she was running next to the SUV which was being driven by a family member, when she was struck Monday afternoon in Bayham.
She was pronounced dead at hospital.
The investigation into the circumstances leading up to the collision remains under investigation, according to the OPP.
As for whether charges will be laid against the driver, police said they could not speculate until the investigation is over.
A wildfire in Southwestern Alberta has quadrupled in size over the last few days.
It is now burning over 20 thousand hectares of tinder-dry land in extremely windy conditions.
A rancher says he is thankful for the clothes on his back — and the four horses who managed to escape a locked barn.
Jim Garner had 20 minutes' notice to flee the wildfire that reduced his home and business of 31 years to blackened rubble.
The 73 year old farmer says the buildings were still smouldering on Tuesday.
Nearby, planes dropped water on a fire that keeps growing.