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Child dies after being struck by a vehicle in East Hartford

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East Hartford police said a child was hit by a car on Sunday morning. (WFSB) East Hartford police said a child was hit by a car on Sunday morning. (WFSB)
EAST HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A child who was struck by a vehicle in East Hartford over the weekend has died, according to police.

Officers said the child was hit in front of 121 Sawka Dr. on Sunday.

After being struck, police said family members took the child inside a home located at 125 Sawka Dr.

When emergency crews arrived, they transported the child to Hartford Hospital.

However, the child was pronounced dead later that morning.

The child's name has not been released.

Police called the investigation ongoing. They planned to release more information about the incident in the future.

Friends and coworkers have set up a GoFundMe page for the family, which can be found by clicking here.

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