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Toddler dead after being struck by vehicle

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SUNNYSIDE, WA.-- A young girl has died after being struck by a vehicle in Sunnyside on Saturday afternoon.

Yakima County Coroner, Jack Hawkins, told KNDU that the girl has been identified as 19-month-old Isabella Orozco. He says that around 3:10 PM, while with her family in the in the parking lot of the Walmart on E Lincoln Avenue, the toddler ran out in front of a vehicle and was hit. She was transported to Sunnyside Hospital where she was pronounced dead at 3:48 PM.

Hawkins also said that an autopsy will not be performed, but that the Sunnyside Police Department is still investigating the incident. 

We will update this story as we learn more details. 

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