Toddler struck by car dies
LARRY NEFF/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Police said Farrah Munoz, 21 months old, was struck by a car on Mountain Road in Washington Township. She was pronounced dead at the hospital.
A 21-month-old girl died Wednesday after being hit by a vehicle outside her home in Washington Township, Lehigh County.
Lehigh County Coroner Scott M. Grim said Farrah Munoz died of multiple blunt-force injuries.
State police at Bethlehem said the girl was struck in front of her home at 4241 Mountain Road by a 2000 Jeep Cherokee sport utility vehicle driven by Daniel L. Watt, 33, of Germansville.
Munoz was flown to the Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, following the 3:35 p.m. incident. She was pronounced dead at the hospital at 4:55 p.m., Grim said.
Grim ruled the death an accident.
Troopers did not provide any other details of the incident pending completion of their investigation.