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Mom and 2 children pinned under a car in Layton

Dec 5, 2023, 10:00 PM | Updated: Dec 6, 2023, 5:01 pm

LAYTON, Utah -- A mother and her 2 children were pinned under a vehicle after the driver was "blind...

Police cruisers are parked outside the Layton Police Department on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. (Spenser Heaps/Deseret News)

(Spenser Heaps/Deseret News)

LAYTON, Utah — A mother and her two children were hit by a car as they were leaving a daycare at the Layton Christian Academy on Tuesday.

The driver of the vehicle says that they were “blinded by the sun” and were not able to see the pedestrians. 

After seeing what had happened, a pastor ran to help as he gathered a group of boys to help lift the car off of the three individuals who were pinned under the car.

All three were transported to the hospital.

This story may be updated as more information becomes available.

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