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Child dies after being run over by a car

Barry Miller

Child dies after being run over by a car

CREATED Mar. 26, 2013

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - A seven-year-old child was killed after he was accidentally run over by a car that was backing out of the driveway Tuesday afternoon in Port Charlotte.

The Florida Highway Patrol says Carolyn Mills from Ontario, Canada was slowly backing out a driveway on Ackerman Avenue when she hit the child.  Mills stopped immediately when she realized what happened.

Ethan Estrada was rushed to Peace River Regional where he later died.

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