2-year old dies after dad accidentally backs vehicle over him in NC

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.


CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A 2-year-old boy was hit and killed by his father’s car near Wallace Road on Friday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.

WSOC reported that the boy’s father was backing out of his driveway, and didn’t know the child was behind him.

Police called this a tragic accident. The child was taken to the hospital and later died, according to WBTV. The identity of the victim has not been released.