Two-year-old girl hit and killed by car in driveway

A two-year-old girl has died after being hit by a car in the driveway of a home in Cowell, South Australia.

The tragic accident happened just before 1.00pm on Sunday, at a house on Finger Hill Road.

Paramedics desperately worked on the child but tragically, the 22-month-old girl from Cowell died at the scene.


The driver, a 27-year-old man, is assisting police with the investigation.

The girl is the second child to die in a driveway accident in Australia this week.

On Wednesday, a 15-month-old boy was hit and killed by a car in the driveway of a home in Adelaide.