Man Charged With Hitting 11-Year-Old in Madison Heights

Amherst Co., VA - Charges have been filed against a truck driver who hit an 11-year-old Madison Heights girl, killing her.

The Amherst County Sheriff says Dennis Allen, of Bedford, has been charged with driving as an habitual offender.The sheriff says the charge comes when someone has a history of traffic infractions, including driving on a suspended license.

Kamryn Johnson was riding her bike Friday night along Galts Mill Road when she was struck.

The sheriff says more charges are pending.