2-Year-Old Pedestrian Struck and Killed on Brea Crest Street in Houston
HOUSTON, TX (February 8, 2023) – The Harris County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that a 2-year-old girl died in a pedestrian accident in the 2300 block of Brea Crest Street on February 3.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the collision happened at approximately 5:00 PM. Based on a report, the victim was being dropped off at a babysitter’s place at the time of the accident.
In an update, investigators said the 43-year-old driver was cleaning her vehicle and multiple children were playing on the concrete driveway. The driver sent the children into the home and was later moving the car from the concrete driveway to an earthen driveway on the west side of the house.
Due to unknown reasons, the toddler wandered into the path of a moving SUV. Subsequently, the vehicle rolled over her.
Emergency crews transported the child to the hospital, where she later died.
The driver of the SUV stayed at the scene and did not appear to be impaired.
As of now, the case remains under investigation. In addition, no other details are available.
We offer our sincere condolences to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
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