CASTLE ROCK, Wash. -- A 15-year-old girl was killed and her 18-year-old sister severely injured when they were struck by a vehicle while walking on a road Monday night near Castle Rock.

A spokesman for the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said a vehicle driven by Levi Laney, 22, of Castle rock hit two girls as they were walking along Bond Road.

Harley Desarmo, 15, died at the scene. Her 18-year-old sister, Courtney, was taken to the hospital and was in serious condition Tuesday.

Cowlitz County Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig said Laney reported he did not see the girls in the road. There was no indication that Laney was intoxicated or speeding at the time of the accident.

The crash was under investigation.

Read or Share this story: