Dimmitt 1-year-old killed, run over by vehicle in driveway - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Dimmitt 1-year-old killed, run over by vehicle in driveway

Provided by the Dimmitt Police Department

On Monday, February 9 at approximately 5:06 p.m. the Dimmitt Police Department responded to the 600 block of West Bedford Street for a report of an accident. 

On arrival Officers located a 14-month-old female, identified as Meah Martinez, that had been run over by a vehicle in a driveway. 

The child apparently had been able to leave the residence without being noticed. The driver of the vehicle left the residence and got into the vehicle without noticing the child. The child was accidentally run over by the vehicle and discovered by the family in the driveway. 

County Judge Carol Gerber was called to the scene and the child was pronounced deceased. 

The driver of the vehicle has been identified and the case is being fully investigated at this time.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • US general says illegal nuclear launch order can be refused

    US general says illegal nuclear launch order can be refused

    Saturday, November 18 2017 6:09 PM EST2017-11-18 23:09:48 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 3:30 AM EST2017-11-19 08:30:24 GMT

    The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command says an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that order is determined to be illegal.

    The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command says an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that order is determined to be illegal.

  • Moore critic: Alabama Senate race a battle for nation's soul

    Moore critic: Alabama Senate race a battle for nation's soul

    Friday, November 17 2017 11:39 PM EST2017-11-18 04:39:35 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 3:00 AM EST2017-11-19 08:00:28 GMT

    GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore's wife is standing by her embattled man, and she has gathered other Alabama women to his cause _ but not everyone is sticking with him.

    GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore's wife is standing by her embattled man, and she has gathered other Alabama women to his cause _ but not everyone is sticking with him.

  • Why some people just can't wait to decorate

    Why some people just can't wait to decorate

    Sunday, November 19 2017 2:01 AM EST2017-11-19 07:01:19 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 2:01 AM EST2017-11-19 07:01:19 GMT

     Emotionally, jumping ahead on decking the halls could be a positive thing, some psychologists say. It’s all about retrieving fond childhood memories.

     Emotionally, jumping ahead on decking the halls could be a positive thing, some psychologists say. It’s all about retrieving fond childhood memories.

Powered by Frankly