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A young boy has died after being injured when the car his mother was taking him out of rolled over the duo in Worcester.

 

Police in Worcester said that despite the efforts of doctors, the 18-month-old boy eventually died, according to WHDH.

 

Police said the mother was taking the boy out of the car on Friday night when it somehow began to roll down a hill. The mother and child were knocked over by an open rear door and then were hit by the car again.

 

It was not immediately clear what caused the car to begin rolling down the hill.

 

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