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Two Year Old Killed In Recycling Truck Accident

Authorities say a 2 year old boy is dead after being run over by a recycling truck in Cave Creek, north of Phoenix. Rural Metro Fire officials say the fatal accident occurred late Wednesday afternoon in a rural area of 40th Street and Lone Mountain Road. Authorities say the truck apparently was backing up on a narrow dirt road when the child was struck.
 
The toddler and other children were playing outside when the accident occurred. The name of the boy has not been released yet. Rural Metro units and the Phoenix Fire Department both responded to the accident scene.

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