Young boy injured in apparent vehicle mishap
A 2 year old boy has life threatening injuries after Las Cruces Police say a vehicle ran over the young boy.
It happen just before 1 this afternoon on the 2900 block of Fountain Avenue.
The boy was initially cared for by Las Cruces firefighters and emergency medical responders and then airlifted to University Medical Center of El Paso.
Witnesses say that that an adult relative was driving a sport utility vehicle forward, along the driveway, and was unaware that the small child was near vehicle.
Police are investigating the incident.