Child found in road after 911 call; investigation ensues

A 911 call at 5:19 p.m. Wednesday alerted authorities to a 5-year-old girl reportedly walking in the path of traffic on Old Granbury Road, but the child was found by a deputy who returned her to her mother. The girl was located near the intersection of Old Granbury Road and Kathy Lane, just northeast of Granbury, Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Johnny Rose stated. The child lives with her mother on nearby Robb Lane, inside the Granbury city limits. Rose said the child was found in good condition, but the District Attorney’s Office and the Crimes Against Children Task Force are investigating the incident.