Police: 2-year-old child run over by father in Harlingen

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2-year-old child run over in Harlingen (Source: Gage Divin/CBS 4)

Harlingen police are investigating after a 2-year-old child was run over by a vehicle and killed. 

Police tell us the incident occurred on the 100 block of W. Wilson Ave. just before 5:45 p.m. 

In a press release, the Harlingen Police Department said that the father of the 2-year-old child got into his pickup truck that was parked in a private driveway. 

Witnesses told police that as the vehicle began to exit the driveway, the child exited the home, approached the vehicle and was struck. 

Authorities said that no criminal charges have been filed.

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