What a tragedy.
For a family man like Todd Heap, this accident is devastating.
The retired NFL tight end accidentally ran over his 3-year old daughter while moving his truck on Friday.
She later died in hospital.
An investigation is ongoing, but Police say that there was no sign of impairment.
Mesa, Arizona police responded to the accident on 7600 block of East Summit Trail at 3.45pm according to AZCentral.
The little girl was in a driveway when Heap, 37, pulled forward and ran over his youngest child. She later died at a local hospital…
…Heap played 10 seasons with the Baltimore Ravens and two seasons with the Arizona Cardinals. He retired in 2012 and is a native of Mesa.
Read more: Daily Mail
The death of a child is such a difficult thing to endure, and having it happen in this way is simply unimaginable.
Many thoughts and prayers are going out to the Heap family at this difficult time.
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