Harris County, Texas – A 3-year-old child was pronounced dead Sunday afternoon after being struck by a vehicle in the Charterwood subdivision.
The accident happened near the intersection of Sugar Tree Lane and Thistle Trail Drive.
911 calls started pouring in just after 2:30 PM reporting a child had been struck by a vehicle. When emergency crews arrived they found a 3-year-old child who was beyond help. The child was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Sources tell us that the child was possibly hit by the father’s truck.
A Hispanic male was observed being detained and leaving the scene in the back of a police patrol car.
No further information was available prior to this story being published. We will provide updates on any arrests as information becomes available.