Toddler Killed After Truck Backs Up

Monday, May 11, 2009 at 14:59



Police are investigating the tragic death of a First Nations child in southern Saskatchewan.


Authorities say that on May 6, a 17-month-old child was playing in a driveway on the Keeseekoose First Nation when a water truck backed over the child.


The child was taken to hospital, but did not survive.


Police are listing the incident as an accident.


However, they do say charges could still be laid.