Child, 14, dies after being hit by car in Columbia County
A 14-year-old child is dead, after police say they were hit by a car.
It happened just before 5 a.m. Friday at State Route 9 and County Route 8 in Clermont.
The child was pronounced dead at the scene.
The road was closed for a time, but has since reopened.
NewsChannel 13 has a call out to state police to find out about the driver.
Anyone with information on the accident is asked to call New York State Police at (845) 677-7300.