Toddler killed in accident in Helena

HELENA, AL (WBRC) - A toddler was killed Sunday after she was hit and killed by a car backing out of driveway at a neighbor's house.
Helena Police, in a statement Monday to FOX6 News, said officers were called to the 400 block of Fieldstone Drive at about 4:45 p.m. Sunday.  Officers discovered a two-year-old girl lying unconcious in the driveway of a residence.  

The child was transported to the hospital where she died a short time later.

Police said the child, who lived at an adjacent home, was playing near the driveway when the car, driven by a 19-year-old boy, backed out of the driveway.  Police said the toddler fell and slid underneath the vehicle in a place where the driver could not see the child.

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