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Young Boy Killed In East Hartford Driveway Accident

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EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A 2-year-old boy has died after being struck by a vehicle that was backing out of a driveway in East Hartford.

Police say the boy was playing with other children outside a home on Morris Court on Saturday afternoon when he was struck by the vehicle. He later died at

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center in Hartford.

The boy’s name hasn’t been released.

Authorities say the driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and was questioned by police.

The accident remains under investigation

 

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