SUNSET PARK - Police are investigating a fatal accident in Sunset Park that took the life of a 5-year-old girl.
Witnesses say Kiko Shao's mother took her eyes off her daughter for a moment when she ran onto Fifth Avenue and was struck by a Cadillac Escalade.
Emergency crews rushed the girl to Lutheran Medical Center, but she was pronounced dead on arrival.
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The driver of the SUV, a 28-year-old male, remained on the scene.