UPDATE: The investigation by Special Traffic Investigators into tragic death of a 1-year old child is ongoing.

The wife and pre-school aged child of a 27-year old man were gathered on the driver’s side of the man’s vehicle on the driveway at a residence at the 8700 block of Cathedral.
Unbeknownst to the family, the couple’s 1 -year child was also on the driveway and was run over as his father drove off.

The 1-year old child was transported by his father to a nearby hospital where the child was pronounced deceased.

The family has set up a GoFundMe account where the community can donate to.


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — El Paso Police are investigating the death of a toddler after a traffic incident in a Lower Valley neighborhood Tuesday morning.

It happened in the 8700 block of Cathedral Circle, near Ysleta High School. Emergency crews were dispatched around 10:10 a.m. to reports of a traffic crash.

Upon arrival, investigators say a young child was found dead on the scene. Special Traffic Investigators are at the scene working to determine what led up to the deadly crash.

This story will be updated as additional information becomes available.