Toddler dies after accident in Booneville

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BOONEVILLE – A 2-year-old boy has died after an accident in Booneville on Saturday night.

The boy was playing outside when he was struck by a vehicle in his family’s driveway on Martin Luther King Boulevard, said Prentiss County Coroner Greg Sparks.

The boy, whose identity has not been released, died on the scene, and he will be transported for an autopsy, Sparks said.

The incident is under investigation.