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10-Month-Old Dies After She ‘Fell From a Vehicle and Was Struck’ | She Was ‘Unrestrained’ in the Back Seat
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10-Month-Old Dies After She ‘Fell From a Vehicle and Was Struck’ | She Was ‘Unrestrained’ in the Back Seat

The accident resulted in the child sustaining a serious head injury and the mother rushed the little one to the hospital, where the police were called.

Representative Cover Image Source: Getty Images | Witthaya Prasongsin
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Editor's note: This article was originally published on June 15, 2022. It has since been updated.

A 10-month-old baby girl who was 'unrestrained' in the back seat of the car her mother was driving fell out of the vehicle before it struck her, according to PEOPLE. The Prince William County Police Department in Virginia took to Twitter to share that the department was looking into a "fatal crash" in Woodbridge on the afternoon of June 12th, 2022, when the baby girl "was killed when she fell from a vehicle and was struck."

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A press release from the department revealed that a 35-year-old woman from Hyattsville, Maryland, was visiting relatives, and the incident occurred when she was leaving.

"*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: #PWCPD Crash Investigators investigated a #fatal crash that occurred on Flotilla Way in #Woodbridge on Jun. 12 at approx. 1:15pm. a 10-month-old girl was killed when she fell from a vehicle and was struck. More info;" the press release stated.