A child was fatally injured when struck by a vehicle in Kingman Thursday, July 13. Deputy Kingman police Chief Rusty Cooper said the tragedy occurred at 3:45 p.m. in the 2500 block of Georgia Avenue.

Cooper said the four year-old was on a kick scooter and entered the roadway from between two parked vehicles and into the path of an oncoming vehicle driven by a 39-year old man who lived nearby. Cooper said the child was pronounced dead following transport to Kingman Regional Medical Center.

Cooper said impairment was not a suspected factor in the ongoing accident investigation.