Toddler dies after being struck by car

A child is dead after being hit by a vehicle in Louisville.

It happened near the intersection of Taylor and Berry Blvd.'s near Churchill Downs around 4:oo PM.

Officers said the child was unconscious while being transported to a hospital, where he later died.

Police said that family members were shopping at a furniture store at the time and a relative walked out to get something in the car or move it, and didn't realize the child was behind the car.

The incident remains under investigation.

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