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.