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A small child was killed in a wreck in southwest Fort Worth, police say

One child was killed and five other people were injured in a two-vehicle wreck in southwest Fort Worth on Sunday afternoon, according to Fort Worth police.

A Honda Civic and an SUV collided at the intersection of the Frontage Road and the 4700 block of southwest Loop 820 about 1 p.m., and the Honda rolled over, police reported.

The driver of the Honda was traveling eastbound on southwest Loop 820 and possibly ran a red light, according to Fort Worth police investigators. The driver of the SUV was traveling northbound on the Frontage Road when the Honda struck the SUV causing it to roll over.

A 5-year-old Hispanic male in the SUV was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The child was later identified as Alfred Hicks, of Fort Worth, by the Tarrant County medical examiner’s office.

Three other people in the SUV were transported to a local hospital and treated for minor injuries. The two people in the Honda were also taken to a local hospital and treated for minor injuries.

Fort Worth police said the investigation into the crash is ongoing.

Prescotte Stokes III: 817-390-7028, @PrescotteStokes
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