Car Accident Kills Toddler In Driveway

Posted on Aug 30, 2010
   A toddler was killed Saturday afternoon when a car backed over him in a Wellford, S.C. driveway.

   Two-year-old Arkadiy Vihodet of Sacramento, CA died after being hit by a car driven by Valentina Cholak, 40, as she backed out of her home driveway.

   The boy died at the scene, according to the Spartanburg County Coroner's Office. Cholak says she didn't see the boy as she backed down her driveway, Highway Patrol officials said.

   The boy's family was visiting relatives in South Carolina at the time of the accident. An autopsy will be performed.