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12-year-old girl struck by 18-wheeler, suffers non-life threatening injuries, investigators say

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KATY, Texas – A 12-year-old girl was taken to an area hospital after she was struck by an 18-wheeler on Wednesday, the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office said.

Investigators said the crash happened around 5:50 p.m. in the area of Kingsland Boulevard and Anserra Drive in Katy. The girl's injuries are not life-threatening, they said. 

Investigators said the truck stopped after the crash and they are working to learn what led up to the incident, they said.