Police: 2-year-old dies after being hit by car

Owner of Birmingham beauty shop killed in store (Image 1)
Owner of Birmingham beauty shop killed in store (Image 1)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Police say a 2-year-old Memphis boy who was struck by a car has died.

According to The Commercial Appeal, the incident occurred around 7 p.m. on Saturday.

The child, who has not been identified, was taken to a local hospital where he later died.

Police say the boy ran onto the road between two vehicles and was struck by 1 of them.

The driver of that car, 45-year-old Sonja Morgan, was ticketed for failing to provide proof of insurance.

Police did not say if other charges would be filed.

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