A 5-year-old girl died Saturday after being hit by a car when she ran across a street in northwest Orem.

Crystal J. Nuttall, 556 N. Eighth West, and a playmate were crossing a road from behind a parked car, said police spokesman Gerald Nielsen. The friend stopped, but Crystal ran into the path of a car driven by Amanda K. Barlow, 25, Provo. Nielsen said that Barlow never saw the girl.The child was taken to Orem Community Hospital and later flown to Primary Children's Medical Center, where she died late Saturday night. No citations were issued.