Round Rock police spokesman stated Monday that “It appears to be a tragic accident,”and the driver of the vehicle that struck and killed a 3 year old child on Sunday at the Scorer fields will not be charged. Since the incident is still considered under investigation neither the drivers name or the name of the 3-year-old were released.
Round Police were called to 2068 Harrell Parkway at 1:29 p.m. on Sunday (9/29) for a reported auto-pedestrian collision. The location is near the soccer fields at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock.
Responding personnel found that a vehicle had struck a 3-year-old child. An off-duty firefighter and Austin police officer provided assistance before the first responders arrived at 1:35 p.m. The child, a Round Rock resident, was pronounced deceased at 1:51 p.m. The driver stayed at the scene, and incident is under investigation.