Child hit and killed by car in Callaway County

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CALLAWAY COUNTY - Missouri State Highway Patrol confirmed a car hit and killed his five-year old daughter Friday evening.

It happened on private property on Blue Ridge Road, seven miles east of Auxvasse. Charles Wood was backing up when his vehicle struck his daughter in the driveway. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers confirmed there was no indication of drugs or alcohol involved.



(Editor's Note: This story has been updated to provide the latest information.)