Missouri boy dies after being hit by pickup in parking lot
HUMANSVILLE (AP) — A 4-year-old boy has died after a pickup backed over him in a gravel parking lot in southwest Missouri.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol say the accident occurred Tuesday afternoon in Polk County. The patrol says the pickup was backing up in a motel's gravel parking lot when it struck 4-year-old Boston S. Bates of Humansville. The patrol says the child was pronounced dead at a hospital.
The patrol report does not indicate if any charges were filed.