HOUSTON (FOX 26) - A child has died after being struck by a vehicle driven by their mother in west Houston, police say.
The incident happened around 7 p.m. at an apartment complex located at 10881 Richmond Avenue.
According to police, the driver was looking forward and talking to people in front of her vehicle. People behind her moved, but her 3-year-old child didn't. As she was backing up, the child ran behind her car.
It is unclear if charges will be filed against the mom.
Westside and VCU Officers are investigating a fatal accident 10800 Richmond. 3 year old male deceased at the hospital. 202 pic.twitter.com/m1cLHeKFEZ— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) June 12, 2019