Man accidentally backs over granddaughter, killing her

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HOUSTON, TX - A tragic accident in northwest Houston Tuesday afternoon claimed the life of a 22-month-old girl.

Investigators say the toddler's grandparents were watching her when the grandfather went to move his truck from the street into the driveway. The grandmother was holding on to the little girl, but she slipped away and ran behind the truck as the grandfather backed it up. Investigators say she died at the scene.