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Authorities release identity of 5-year-old child who died after being run over

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- We now know the name of the little girl who was killed when her uncle accidentally ran her over Thursday evening. 

According to Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Bob Jones, the victim was 5-year-old Sasher Thaw. She was pronounced dead at Kosair Children's Hospital from multiple injuries. 

It happened around 7:30 Thursday evening in the 4800 block of Southside Drive.

Witnesses at the scene say a man backed over his niece while she was playing in the driveway.

It's unclear how long she was pinned underneath the car.

Police escorted the ambulance to Kosair Children's Hospital, where the girl later died.

No charges are anticipated. The girl's uncle is cooperating with police.

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