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Story by The Associated Press
Published on Wednesday October 14, 2020 - 7:34 AM
 
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BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — A young child died after a crash involving a truck at a Beaverton apartment complex parking lot, authorities said.

The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. Monday off Schendel Avenue and Walker Road, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported.

Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue spokesperson Kim Haughn said the 4-year-old boy was hit by a large truck, but the circumstances of the crash remained unclear.

Around 7:30 p.m. Beaverton Police Officer Matt Henderson confirmed the boy had died. He said the truck driver stayed at the scene and cooperated, and is not facing criminal charges.

The boy was taken to a Portland hospital before he succumbed to his injuries.

Beaverton police and the Washington County Sheriff's Office crash reconstruction team are investigating the crash.