Authorities identify preschooler fatally hit by car

JOHNSTON (AP) — Authorities in central Iowa identified a 3-year-old boy who was fatally hit by a car in a Johnston apartment complex parking lot over the weekend.

Clayton Lloyd was killed in the Sunday afternoon accident, police in the Des Moines suburb said.

Officers and medics were called around 1:15 p.m. Sunday to the parking lot of the Cadence Apartments for reports of a child hit, police said. A car driven by a 23-year-old Johnston resident hit the child, officials said. No other details of the crash have been released, and no imminent charges were announced.