Miss Utah’s platform focuses on child sex abuse

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Newly crowned Miss Utah 2013 Ciera Pekarcik came to Good Day Utah Sunday to talk about her work with the Miss America organization. Pekarcik will work with organizations like the Children's Miracle Network to promote her platform "Child Sex Abuse: Recognition and Recovery."

Pekarcik said her platform is close to her heart, as she was a victim as a child. Check out the video for more about Pekarcik and her platform.

Pekarcik will be participating in the Miss America Pageant on September 15 in New Jersey.