A 13-year-old Copperas Cove girl’s death Saturday marked the third pedestrian-vehicle fatality in the Greater Killeen area in 11 days and the second of the new year.

Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke pronounced Alyssa Martinez dead at 10:47 p.m. Saturday at Metroplex Hospital.

Contact Mason W. Canales at ​mcanales@kdhnews.com or (254) 501-7474

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