- Associated Press - Thursday, May 12, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - In a story May 12 about a girl hit and killed in a crosswalk, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a second driver who hit the girl wasn’t charged. That driver has pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor charge for not paying close enough attention.

A corrected version of the story is below:

Man sentenced to 2 days in jail after girl hit in crosswalk

A Clinton man will serve two days in jail for careless driving after a teenage girl was hit and killed in a Layton crosswalk

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A Clinton man will serve two days in jail for careless driving after a teenage girl was hit and killed in a Layton crosswalk.

Court records show 32-year-old Leroy Clark was also sentenced Monday to about two months of home confinement and probation.

Prosecutors say Clark struck 17-year-old BaiLee DiBernardo in January.

She was also hit by an SUV and pronounced dead at a hospital. A teenage boy who was with her was also hospitalized with serious injuries.

Prosecutor Steven Garside says investigators couldn’t pinpoint which car caused the fatal injuries. That driver has pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor charge for not paying close enough attention.

Garside says Clark was trying to grab a dropped drink or food in his truck when he hit the girl.

Clark also pleaded guilty to failure to yield to a pedestrian.

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