New Canaan

Police ID Toddler Hit, Killed in Driveway of New Canaan Home: Police

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NBC Connecticut

A toddler has died after he was hit by a vehicle in the driveway of a home in New Canaan on Tuesday morning.

Police have identified him as Lucas Richard McGee.

Police said they received a 911 call about a nearly 2-year-old boy who had been hit by a vehicle in the driveway of a home on North Wilton Road around 8:45 a.m.

Within minutes of the emergency call, first responders arrived at the home to provide medical care to Lucas.

Officers said Lucas was transported to Norwalk Hospital, where he later died.

It is unclear who was driving the vehicle that hit Lucas.

The incident is under investigation by New Canaan Police Accident Reconstruction Team and Wilton and Darien Police Department Accident Reconstruction teams.

A funeral will be held on Saturday.

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