9 Year Old Girl In Pizza Delivery Crash Near Spokane Dies - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

9 Year Old Girl In Pizza Delivery Crash Near Spokane Dies

9-year-old Olivia Chaffin 9-year-old Olivia Chaffin

SPOKANE, Wash. - 9-year-old Olivia Chaffin passed away Sunday afternoon after being taken off life support. While Olivia's tragic death is a loss to our community, she is helping several other children live a better life.  Many of Olivia's internal organs, i.e. heart, lungs, kidneys, and liver, were harvested before her death and will be sent to other children across the country in need of the organs.

The investigation into the crash continues.

The sheriff's office reports their car was hit Thursday evening by a pizza delivery car that ran a stop sign at an intersection about 20 miles north of Spokane.

Det. David Thornbug says the girl suffered major internal injuries. Her grandmother suffered a broken neck and fractured ribs. Her father received minor injuries and was able to start CPR on his daughter before medics arrived.

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