UPDATE: 6 Year Old Boy Dies from Injuries After Being Run Over by a Truck

CCPD is investigating an accident involving a truck and a six year old child.

The accident happened around 11:30 a.m. in the 1400 block of Devon.

The child was quickly taken to the hospital but 3 News has learned the child did not survive his injuries.


Corpus Christi Police says a 31-year-old man drove a white 2006 Ford F-150 pickup truck with a 26-year-old male passenger in reverse to leave a private driveway. The 31-year-old man saw children playing near the vehicle and he warned the children the truck was going to move. The 31-year-old man backed the truck and felt the front passenger side wheel run over something. The men discovered one of the children who had been playing, a six-year-old boy, fell under the truck and was run over. The six-year-old boy was taken to the hospital by ambulance, but did not survive his injuries.


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