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Monday, Nov 18 2013 11:59 AM

Teenager on way to school killed by car in Mojave

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By THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN

A 16-year-old girl walking her younger brother to school was killed Monday morning in Mojave while crossing Highway 58 business.

According to the California Highway Patrol, Raven Crystal Knight was in a marked crosswalk with her 12-year-old brother east of Leslie Street.

She was struck by a 2007 Toyota Corolla traveling 50 mph driven by Meixing Lu, 51, of Artesia, at 6:55 a.m.

Neither the boy nor Lu was injured.

The investigation is continuing.

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