A TODDLER has died after being run over by a Ford Transit van in Rawthorpe.
The girl, 21-months-old, was being looked after by a friend of her mum in St James Way when the accident happened. It is believed the van was reversing in the cul-de-sac.
The emergency services were called to the scene at 2.24pm yesterday.
The girl was taken to hospital but was pronounced dead.
Police said inquiries were on-going into the circumstances. A teddy bear and flowers have been placed near the scene of the tragedy.