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Wednesday, October 23, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Police: 19-month-old girl run over, killed in Sunnyside

Associated Press

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. – Police say a 19-month-old girl died after being run over in the parking lot of a Wal-Mart in Sunnyside.

The Yakima Herald-Republic reported that Isabella Orozco was leaving the store with her mother on Saturday afternoon when she ran off into the path of a pickup truck being driven by a 68-year-old Prosser man.

Witnesses tried to help the girl and she was taken to Sunnyside Community Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Police say the driver of the pickup remained at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

Washington State Patrol is assisting in the investigation.

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