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NEW YORK (AP) Police say are investigating an accident that claimed the life of a 1-year-old girl on the Sprain Brook Parkway in Westchester.

Tuesday's accident occurred around noon in the northbound lanes.

According to WABC-TV (http://bit.ly/1exZwaS ), witnesses told police the car veered off the road and up an embankment before hitting a tree.

The child, Anaya Daley, was strapped in a car seat. Police say the girl's father, who was driving, and his brother suffered injuries and were hospitalized.

New York State Police say they are looking into reports that another car may have been racing their car.

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Information from: WABC-TV, http://www.7online.com