Roosevelt Police investigates auto-ped crash that left 10-year-old boy dead

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ROOSEVELT, Utah (ABC4) – Police are investigating an auto-pedestrian crash that left a young child dead in Roosevelt.

Roosevelt City Police says the victim is a 10-year-old boy. His identity is not being released at this time. Authorities say the incident happened near 100 S at State Street around 3:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 7.

As the child was crossing the street, that’s when police say an oncoming SUV traveling west on 100 S struck the child and killed him. The boy was transported to the Uintah Basin Medical Center where he died due to his injuries.

Officials are currently investigating the incident.

ABC4 will update this story when more information becomes available.

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