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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A teenage girl and her mother had been arguing in their car when police said the girl jumped from the moving vehicle Monday night.

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Harris County Sheriff deputies said the teen, who is about 15 years old, had jumped from the car on Interstate 45. She was then struck by another car that left the scene of the accident, KPRC reported.

The teen was pronounced dead at the scene, deputies said, according to KHOU.

The highway reopened in time for rush hour Tuesday morning, KHOU reported.