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Overland Park toddler dies after being hit by minivan in driveway

Missouri Highway Patrol
Posted at 10:13 AM, Sep 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-02 11:20:53-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — An Overland Park, Kansas, 1-year-old is dead after a crash in Caldwell County, Missouri.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said a minivan struck Elijah Galloway in the driveway of a private property.

It happened at 6:20 p.m. Saturday, at a property about eight miles east of Lathrop, Missouri.

Elijah was taken to Liberty Hospital in an ambulance, where he was pronounced dead just after 7:15 p.m.

A 32-year-old woman, also of Overland Park, was driving the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica that hit him, according to MSHP’s report.