Toddler Killed In Cass County Accident

A two-year-old girl is dead after being hit by a vehicle this week in Cass County. The sheriff’s department tells us it happened around 7 p.m. Monday in the 20,000 block of Old 205 in Mason Township. It occurred during a family birthday party when a 64-year-old woman was pulling into the driveway and struck the toddler who has been indentified as Nayla Ryans of Elkhart. Family tried CPR on the child, but she was pronounced dead at Memorial Hospital in South Bend. Police say the woman whose vehicle hit the child is cooperating with them. The incident remains under investigation.