WESTFIELD, Ind. — A child has died after being fatally struck by a vehicle in Westfield Saturday afternoon.
The Westfield Police Department was dispatched to the 600 block of Apollo Parkway shortly after 2 p.m. on reports of a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle.
Upon arrival, WPD said officers discovered that a 9-year-old boy had been struck in the accident. The child was taken to the Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
The boy was later identified as Tucker Swain. The coroner’s office determined his death was accidental.