CONROE, Texas -

A driver hit and killed an 8-year-old girl in Montgomery County on Sunday afternoon.

The crash happened about 4:30 p.m. on Bert Brown Road near FM 1314 in Conroe.  When emergency crews arrived at, they found the 8-year-old lying motionless in the road.

According to family members of the child, she was walking across the street to a convenience store with several other children when she darted out in front of oncoming traffic.  The driver who hit the girl said he did not have time to stop.

The girl died at the scene.

Authorities said the driver cooperated fully throughout the investigation, and no charges were expected to be filed.