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1-year-old run over by vehicle has died

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WARREN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace confirmed that a 1-year-old run over by a vehicle Tuesday night on Cumberland Road, just east of Vicksburg, has died.

The toddler has been identified as 13-month-old Kennedy Bingham.

Warren County Sheriff's office was notified by River Region Emergency Hospital.

The child was brought in by a private vehicle.

A family friend, 59-year-old James O'Neal, parked in front of the child's home and was visiting with the child's parents.

When O'Neal pulled away from the home, he didn't realize the child was near the vehicle.

The neighbors saw the incident happen and screamed at the driver to alert him.

O'Neal followed the family to the hospital.

The incident is under investigation by the Sheriff's Office, and there's no indication of foul play. The accident happened around 8:30 p.m.

The child's body has been taken to the state crime lab of autopsy.

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