Toddler struck, killed by van in Corcoran identified


The Hennepin County medical examiner has identified the 2-year-old boy killed by a vehicle Thursday evening as Henry Alexander Lucas Gonzalez of Corcoran, Fox 9 reports.

The young boy was struck in a mobile home park in Corcoran around 6 p.m. Thursday. His family took him to Maple Grove Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

KSTP reports the cause of death was blunt force trauma and head injuries.

No one has been arrested or cited for the incident. KARE 11 reported that the boy’s aunt was driving the car that killed her nephew.

Investigators do not believe alcohol was a factor.

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