Child killed after being struck by vehicle

Child killed after being struck by vehicle

SENATH, MO (KAIT) - A 2-year-old child was struck and killed by a vehicle in their family's driveway, according to Senath Police Chief Omar Karnes.

The incident happened near the intersection of Commercial and North Commercial Streets around 5:30 Tuesday night.

The child was taken to Twin Rivers Medical Center in Kennett where it later died.

"That's something you don't want to see no kid go through," said Officer Freddie Williams. "Police officers are praying for the family."

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