ROLLA, Mo. (KMOV) Authorities said a child was struck and killed by a vehicle operated by her mother in Rolla Monday.
According to officials, 2-year-old, Alexie J. Toole, of Rolla, was killed when a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica van struck her on the parking lot of the Oak Tree Apartment around 7:20 a.m. The complex is located on 2007 Forum Drive.
Police say the driver, Megan Toole, 24, of Rolla was backing out from a private parking space in the apartment complex when she allegedly failed to see her daughter behind her van.
The child was transported to the Phelps County Regional Medical Center where she was later pronounced dead.
No charges have been filed yet in the investigation.