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Authorities release name of Hardin girl killed in crash

Posted at 10:40 AM, Jul 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-09 12:40:41-04

HARDIN – The Big Horn County Coroner on Monday released the name of the 5-year-old girl who died from injuries she received in a crash. 

Coroner Terry Bullis identified the girl as Faith Deputee of Hardin. 

The crash happened Friday afternoon on Interstate 90 Frontage Road about four miles southeast of Hardin. 

Deputee was taken to the hospital and died Saturday evening. 

According to Bullis, the girl was a passenger in a vehicle that struck a horse.

He said information that the girl was riding the horse at the time of the crash was incorrect. 

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