HOUSTON A 3-year-old boy was killed after he was struck by a car Friday afternoon at a southwest Houston shopping center, police said.

According to the Houston Police Department, the accident happened around 2:15 p.m. in the parking lot at the shopping center located in the 7600 block of Dashwood. The child died at the scene of the accident.

The driver initially left the scene, but then came back, police said.

Police said she did not appear to be intoxicated and would probably not be charged.

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