A 12 year old girl died yesterday after being hit by a heavy part that broke loose from a crane truck, on European Road 79, in the Plopsoru commune, Gorj County. “A crane truck was driving going on the European Road towards Targu Jiu-Turceni-Craiova. In a succession of curves, a metal chock broke loose, rolled down the truck and hit the girl who was outside the asphalt strip,” said the spokesman of the Gorj Police Inspectorate, Daniel Tica. The child died in the ambulance, before reaching hospital. According to the source, the driver tested negative for blood alcohol.