On February 3, 2013 at approximately 11:00 AM, officers were sent to the 3100 Blk of South Fairfield St. on a vehicle accident involving a 2-year old child. The child had been struck and ran over by a red Chevy SUV backing out of the driveway. The driver was the mother of the child. The child was transported to a local hospital by ambulance with life threatening injuries. The Amarillo Police Department Traffic Investigation Unit was called out to investigate the accident.
***UPDATE 2-4-13***The child victim was pronounced dead late in the afternoon on the date of the accident. No charges have been filed.