Akron toddler dies after run over by vehicle in driveway

AKRON, Ohio -- A 15-month-old girl has died after being struck by a car in Akron.

It happened around 4:40 p.m. Thursday in the 1200 block of Lily Street in Firestone Park. Police say the toddler was run over by a family member who was backing out of the driveway. 

The girl has been identified as Alayah Harris.

Alayah was taken to Akron Children's Hospital where she later died at 6:28 p.m.

The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office and Akron Police Department are investigating.

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