San Jose- 3 Year Old Child Struck And Killed By A Car After Jumping Out Of Mom’s Vehicle
A 3-year old child was struck and killed by a vehicle after he reportedly jumped out of his mom’s parked vehicle on Saturday, June 22, 2019. The incident occurred at a parking lot at a business center at the southwest corner of Santa Clara Street and 24th Street, east of downtown San Jose and a few blocks from the Five Wounds Church. According to the San Jose Police Department, the child jumped out of the mom’s parked vehicle while the mother was walking into the business. When the child jumped out of the parked car, a 2012 Nissan pick up truck was travelling through the parking lot. The driver of the said vehicle accidentally struck the child in the parking lot. The driver of the Nissan pick up truck drove the mother and the child to Regional Medical Center in San Jose. The child was transported to Stanford Medical Center in Palo Alto where he died from his major injuries. The driver of the vehicle was reportedly cooperating with police investigation. According to San Jose police, alcohol and drugs did not appear to have caused the crash. The identities of the people involved in the incident were not released.
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