Toddler dies after being hit by vehicle driven by family member, HCSO says

HOUSTON – A toddler has died after accidentally being hit by a vehicle in northeast Houston Friday afternoon, deputies said.

Deputies with Harris County Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of an auto-ped in the 2300 block of Brea Crest Street around 4:58 p.m.

Deputies said a family member was moving a vehicle that was parked in the driveway to make more room for the kids to play when the toddler was struck by accident.

EMS arrived on the scene and performed CPR before transporting the child to Memorial Herman Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

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