Girl in motorbike crash dies

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A Southland girl who was in a motorcycle crash earlier this month has died.

Jessica Rose Robson died at Starship Hospital on Saturday September 24, police confirmed.

The 11-year-old had been riding a 50cc bike when it was clipped by another vehicle as she exited a paddock, media reported at the time of the accident.

The accident happened on Thomsons Crossing Rd on SH6 south of Winton in Southland.

Police are still investigating the crash and extended their thoughts to Robson's family at this difficult time.

- NZ Herald

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