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Minivan carrying 6 kids rolls over, killing 10-year-old girl

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The fatal crash was at the intersection of Arlington Avenue and West 9th Street. (Google Maps)

The fatal crash was at the intersection of Arlington Avenue and West 9th Street. (Google Maps)

PLAINFIELD, N.J. — A 10-year-old girl was killed in a car accident involving five other children early Monday morning.

Plainfield Police say a minivan carrying six children aged between 6 and 16 was traveling south on Arlington Avenue at 7:20 a.m., when the vehicle collided with a Ford Taurus traveling east on West 9th Street.

The minivan, driven by an unidentified woman, rolled over in the crash, killing the 10-year-old.

All passengers were treated at nearby hospitals, and their identities have not been released. No pedestrians were injured in the crash.