Boy, 2, Struck, Killed By Car In Texas Church Parking Lot

EL PASO (June 16, 2014) El Paso police were investigating Monday after a 2-year-old boy was struck and killed by a car in a church parking lot.

The boy’s name and the name of the driver of the vehicle that struck the toddler weren’t released.

The accident happened Sunday morning in the parking lot of Vino Nuevo.

The church issued a statement in which it referred all questions to the police and said it wanted to respect the families involved.

The statement said the church asks the community to keep the grieving family in their prayers.