Dec 09, 2019 5:30 PM

Sheriff: 2-year-old Kan. boy dies after vehicle backs over him

Posted Dec 09, 2019 5:30 PM

SEDGWICK COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating a fatal accident at a home rural Sedgwick County.

Just after 2:30 Sunday, deputies were dispatched to the 12000 block of west 101st St. North to the report of a home accident involving a motor vehicle, according to Captain Keith Allen with the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Department.

The driver reported backing a vehicle out of a building and striking a two-year-old child. 

EMS transported the boy to Wesley Hospital and he child was pronounced dead at 3:34 p.m.


 The Sheriff’s Office is not releasing the name of the victim or other parties involved at this time.