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EL PASO, Texas -- El Paso police say a 2-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car in a church parking lot.

The El Paso Times (http://bit.ly/1i4iSdL ) reports that police are investigating the Sunday morning accident. The boy's name was not released and neither was the name of the person driving the car.

Police say the accident happened in the parking lot of Vino Nuevo.

In a statement issued by Vino Nuevo, the church referred all questions to the police, saying it wanted to respect the families involved. The statement said the church asks the community to keep the grieving family in their prayers.

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Information from: El Paso Times, http://www.elpasotimes.com

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