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4-year-old dies after being run over in driveway

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ROY -- A Roy child was hit and killed in his own driveway Thursday morning. It happened near 2800 West and 5700 South.

Police say the 4-year-old boy had slipped out of his house unknowingly. Several family members were backing their vehicle out of the driveway when they accidentally ran him over.

The boy was flown to Primary Children's Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Police are still investigating but say this appears to be a tragic accident. They have not released the child's name pending notification of family.

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