Car backs over, kills 18-month-old boy in Olathe

OLATHE, Kan. -- A car backed over and killed an 18-month-old boy Monday in Olathe, officials say.

It happened before 1 p.m. near West 159th Terrace and South Stagecoach Drive.

Police say one of the boy's family members was driving the vehicle. The family had just moved into their home.

The tragedy happened in their driveway. Police said the family member was backing out of the driveway when the child was hit.

Olathe police are investigating.