An 11-year-old boy is dead after being hit by a pickup truck in Texarkana, Texas.
The accident happened shortly after 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 6700 block of University Ave.
Investigators say a 19-year-old male was traveling in a 2014 Dodge Ram 2500 on University Ave. when he turned into the driveway of a home and hit an 11-year-old boy who was sitting on a skateboard.
The driver didn’t see the child and ran over him before coming to a stop.
The 11-year-old was transported to a local hospital, but later died from his injuries.
The driver, who was a friend of the family, was dropping off an 18-year-old at the home at the time of the accident.
No charges are pending against the driver and no citations were issued.