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Update: Driver not charged for running over toddler

TAFT, TX – According to KRIS-TV, officials have released additional information in connection to the death of a two-year-old girl that was run over Saturday.

The driver was in the driveway outside the victim’s home when they drove forward and collided with the victim, causing her to fall over. The driver then ran over the girl as they pulled out of the driveway and into the street.

First responders transported the toddler to an area hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Authorities described the incident as “…a true accident in every sense of the word” and will not be filing charges against the driver.

It is unclear exactly where the accident happened.

Call 361.882.4357 or fill out this form to schedule a consultation with Herrman and Herrman’s Corpus Christi car wreck attorneys if you have a loved one who has been seriously injured or killed due to reckless actions of another motorist in the Taft area.