BRAWLEY — Police here released the name of a 2-year-old boy who died Monday after being hit by a car.
Police said Brandon Hernandez of Brawley died in Pioneer's Memorial Hospital after being hit by a car, driven by Mary Ann Ybarra of Brawley, in the parking lot of the Salton Village Apartments.
The accident occurred around 4:20 p.m.
Brandon was playing in the parking lot on a scooter when he crossed into the path of Ybarra's vehicle. Police said she failed to see Brandon.
The boy died in Pioneers hospital.
Police said all indications are the accident was unintentional.