Four-year-old girl struck and killed in Bastrop

A four-year-old girl is dead after she was struck by a vehicle, City of Bastrop Police say. 

On October 6th, at approximately 5:31 pm, officers were dispatched to the 2200 Block of SH 95 and a local hospital in reference to an auto-pedestrian crash.

 A four-year-old girl,  who is not being identified at this time, was in a parking lot, in front of a parked vehicle. The driver of the vehicle pulled forward and struck the child from behind. The child was taken to a nearby hospital where she was pronounced deceased. 

No other injuries or damages were incurred. The driver of the vehicle is cooperating with the ongoing investigation.

No further information is being released.