BRYANT, AR - A 5-year-old boy has died after being run over by a car.
It happened Monday night around 5:30 p.m. along Derek Ct., according to the Bryant Police Department.
Police say the child was pronounced dead at Saline Memorial Hospital after being driven there from the scene by a 37-year-old man who had hit them.
The man told police it happened when he went to move his girlfriend's car so he could wash it. He told officers that as he began to move the car, he ran over the boy in the street.
He said that when he realized what had happened, he stopped the car and immediately ran and checked on the child. After seeing how bad his condition was, he put the boy in the car and drove to the ER.
The incident is still under investigation and the child's name has not yet been released.
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