BLYTHE (CBS) — Authorities announced Saturday that a 10-year-old girl was killed in a car crash in Blythe Saturday.

The crash was reported just before 7 p.m. on De Frain Boulevard, north of Seely Avenue, said Cheri Patterson of the Riverside County Fire Department.

The girl was ejected from the vehicle. Patterson said she was declared dead at the scene.

The girl’s mother and 12-year-old sister were taken to a hospital with minor injuries. A 5-year-old brother also sustained minor injuries and he was later airlifted to Desert Hospital.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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