Houston, TX (Feb. 4, 2023) – A 2-year-old girl died after she was run over while with a babysitter.
The accident occurred in the 2300 block of Brea Crest Street in North Houston. The toddler was taken to a local area hospital following the accident, where she succumbed to her injuries.
Officials say the child was playing on the driveway with other children. The driver of the vehicle, who has not been identified at this time, then sent the children inside. The driver moved the vehicle when she felt like she had struck something.
Upon exiting the vehicle, she realized she had struck the child who had wandered into the vehicle’s path.
Police do not believe the driver was impaired during the incident.
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Source: ABC 13