Update: Salt Lake City Police confirm 11-year-old girl died in vehicle-pedestrian crash

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – As of Thursday, Salt Lake City Police confirmed the pedestrian involved in Wednesday’s crash was an 11-year-old girl. 

The collision occurred around 3:30 p.m. at 2100 East and 1300 South, Gephardt Daily reported. 

Witnesses were performing CPR on the girl when Police arrived. The girl was transported to a hospital, where she later died. 

The driver of a pickup truck was turning left when he hit the girl who was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk. 

The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the police. He will not face charges. 

More details to follow when they become available. 

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