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

(WSOC)

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.