Toddler dies after getting hit by car in McAllen

A 2-year-old boy has died following a Monday afternoon accident where he was hit by a pickup truck in north McAllen.

The fatal accident happened on the 2700 block of North 30th Street.

McAllen police were called to the neighborhood around 5:15 p.m. Monday.

Investigators told Action 4 News that 2-year-old Noey Juan Vasquez III was hit by a pickup truck.

Paramedics rushed the boy to the Rio Grande Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

It's not clear if criminal charges will apply but the accident remains under investigation.