Toddler run over after getting off taxi

2012-01-05 22:12
Johannesburg - A toddler was killed when she was run over by a car in Honeydew, west of Johannesburg, on Thursday, paramedics said.

ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson said the 3-year-old girl was hit by a Toyota RunX as she got off a minibus taxi on Paul Kruger Street with her mother around noon.

It was not clear where the girl was standing when she was hit. Paramedics tried to save her life, but she died from her injuries.

The woman driving the RunX was in severe shock, but otherwise unhurt.

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