1-year-old Lauderhill boy dies after being struck by pickup truck

The Sun Sentinel reported that a Lauderhill toddler walked onto the road in front of his apartment and was seriously injured by a Ford F-150 pickup last Monday. The toddler was in critical condition and was pronounced brain-dead last Thursday. His organs were harvested for donation.

Police are still investigating why the boy was left unattended before the accident. The driver of the pickup truck had stayed at the scene and tried to help the boy until paramedics arrived.

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