2-year-old accidentally run over by bus, killed

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LINCOLN, Neb. — A 2-year-old boy was killed after he was accidentally run over by his father on Saturday in Gage County.

The Gage County Sheriff's Office said deputies were called near the intersection of SW 86th Road and W Pickrell Road at about 12:49 p.m. on a report of a juvenile run over.

Fire and Rescue crews from DeWitt and Wilber responded to the scene.

Authorities said the boy was run over by his father, who was driving a bus in their driveway. He was pronounced dead by medical units.

At the request of the family, we are not naming the child.

The Sheriff's Office said alcohol and drugs are not believed to be factors.

The Nebraska State Patrol Accident Recreation was also on scene to help with the investigation.

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