Crime - Sacto 911

Toddler girl dies after someone ran her over while leaving a family gathering

A 2-year-old girl died from injuries suffered when she was hit by a vehicle Sunday afternoon in Sacramento.

The girl, Everly Nguyen of Sacramento, was pronounced dead at a south Sacramento hospital where she was taken with critical injuries. Sacramento police officers responded to the hospital, where they learned that she had been hit outside a home in the 8200 block of Grandstaff Drive.

Officers said that an adult was leaving a family gathering at the address when Everly was hit by the car. Officers contacted everyone involved in the crash and no arrests were made.

There were no initial indications of speed, impairment or inattention on the part of the driver, according to a police activity log.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews