1-year-old child struck & killed by vehicle fleeing from domestic argument

The Fort Worth Police Department says a 1-year-old child was struck and killed yesterday afternoon while a vehicle fled a house from a possible domestic argument.

Officers responded to the scene around 3:20PM in the 3000 block of Gardenia Drive. A preliminary investigation of the scene reveals that a male driver occupying a pickup truck struck a child in the driveway of a house at the given address. The vehicle fled from the scene.

Fire and MedStar responded, but the child was killed at the scene.

Police have detained the driver and a passenger in the vehicle for questioning.