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June 1, 2013 at 3:45 PM

Tacoma toddler killed when mom backs over him in driveway

From the Associated Press:

TACOMA (AP) — Police say a Tacoma woman ran over and killed her 2-year-old son while backing out of her driveway in an SUV.

The News Tribune reports the boy was taken to Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital after the accident Saturday morning and was pronounced dead at 12:30 p.m.

Officer Naveed Benjamin said Tacoma police were investigating. It wasn’t immediately clear how the boy came to be in the driveway.

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