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Toddler Accidentally Run Over by Grandfather in Cypress Parck

An 18-month-old girl was run over and killed by a van driven by her grandfather in his Cypress Park driveway, and Los Angeles police investigated the case as an accident, police said Sunday.

The girl was struck around 1:50 p.m. Saturday in the 3500 block of Marmion Way and died at a hospital, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

The grandfather was backing the van down his driveway when the girl was run over, police said.