Girl jumps from car, killed by vehicle in Colo.

January 28, 2012 - 6:15 PM

KIPLING, Colo. (AP) — Police in Denver say a teenage girl is dead after she jumped out of a car driven by her mother and was hit and killed by an oncoming vehicle.

The Denver Post reports (http://goo.gl/mEEpA ) 17-year-old Catrina Fox jumped from the moving car on U.S. 285 at about 1 a.m. Saturday.

She was hit by a 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser being driven by another teen, a 17-year-old boy.

Fox was killed. Police say they do not plan to file charges in the accident. The boy was uninjured.