Family wants to prevent another death

March 1, 2009 6:51:57 AM PST
The family of a little boy who was run over while crossing the street wants the city to take action to keep a similar tragedy from happening to another child. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Four-year-old Nathan Elorza died in Baytown last weekend. Pictures, stuffed animals and a petition for speed bumps now mark the spot where he was killed. The boy's family plans to meet with city leaders to ask for speed bumps and warning signs for children at play.

"Unfortunately, I know it's going to happen, but we need to do something to stop it, or make it not happen as much," said Herman Manzanares, the boy's uncle.

Police are still investigating the accident that killed Nathan. No charges have been filed in the case.

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