ROCKY POINT - A young girl has died yesterday after being struck by a Jeep while riding a bike on Friday.

Jackelin Vilorio, 9, was riding her bike on Roosevelt Street when she was struck by a Jeep driven by 20-year-old Robert Dougherty.

Vilorio was rushed to Stony Brook University Medical Center in critical condition where she succumbed to her injuries yesterday afternoon.

Police say the vehicle has been impounded for safety checks and that the driver is not facing charges.

AP Wire Services contributed to this report.