2 kids hurt in truck vs. pedestrian crash in Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Two schoolchildren were hospitalized after crossing the street and getting struck by a truck Friday. 

The collision occurred before 7:30 a.m. in the area of 1700 South and 700 East, Gephardt Daily reported. 

The truck driver remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators. 

A crossing guard supervised the children. Both received medical attention at the scene and were taken to a hospital for non-life-threatening injuries. 

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