South West Sydney
Tragedy as toddler run over by father in Ashcroft
About 9am (Wednesday 26 January) a 37-year-old man was reversing his Toyota Camry out of the driveway of his home in Maxwell Avenue when the vehicle struck his 17-month-old daughter.
The man and his wife rushed their daughter to Liverpool Hospital where she later died.
Police from Green Valley Local Area Command and the Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit were notified about the matter and attended the premises where they conducted examinations of the scene.
Investigations into the matter are continuing with police seizing the Toyota for mechanical examination.