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Police identify child killed by postal service truck

May 3, 2022, 12:16 PM | Updated: May 4, 2022, 1:10 pm

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A child was killed when Sandy police said they were hit by a U.S. postal truck. Photo credit: Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News

SANDY, Utah — Sandy police have identified the child killed when she was hit by a USPS truck on Tuesday.

Five-year-old Kate Peterson was in a residential area of Sandy when the accident happened on 93rd South and Blossomwood Circle, near 2300 East.

 

Police describe the location as a residential area. The accident did not happen in a crosswalk or on a busy street. 


 

The driver was identified as Steven Baldwin, who police say has been cooperative in their investigation.

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Police identify child killed by postal service truck