Toddler killed after being run over by tractor driven by dad

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MESA - A 1-year-old was killed after being run over by his father who was driving a tractor in Mesa.

Doug Matteson, with the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, tells 3TV the baby's father was moving a tractor when the child ran behind the tread and was run over. It happened near the Loop 202 and McKellips Road on Thursday evening.

Their home is reportedly on a dirt road and part of the property is under construction.

Investigators have not released further information but the investigation is ongoing.