- Associated Press - Monday, October 16, 2017

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Anchorage police say a toddler died after being struck by a sport utility vehicle at a driveway in Eagle River.

Names of the child and the driver were not immediately released but police say the driver was a family member.

Police took a call on the accident just after 12:30 a.m. Sunday.

Police say the driver was moving his SUV from his home driveway to a road off Eagle River Loop when he struck the child.

The driver immediately got out and called 911.

The toddler was pronounced dead at the scene.

No charges have been filed but police say the incident is under investigation. The SUV was impounded.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide