Toddler Fatally Struck by Vehicle in Santa Maria
On Saturday afternoon, a toddler was fatally struck by a vehicle backing out of a driveway in Santa Maria. The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. on the 200 block of West Bunny Street. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, first responders were quickly on the scene, where the two-year old boy was critically injured. He was rushed to Marian Regional Medical Center, but succumbed to his injuries.
Initial reports indicate that there were no indications of drugs or alcohol involved. This terrible incident is still under investigation, but no arrests have been made at this time. The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. sends their deepest condolences to the family members and friends of the young child.