Toddler killed after being hit by car in Las Cruces
POSTED: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 - 10:29pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 9:10am
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (KTSM) — A one and a half year old boy in Las Cruces has died after being hit by a car. Police officers said the child was run over by a family member Tuesday evening.
Las Cruces Police said the accident happened shortly after 8 p.m. at a trailer park on Three Crosses. The boy walked from behind a car just before he was hit. The toddler was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The child's name has not been released, nor has the name of the driver. Police have only said that they are related. The investigation continues.