LAS VEGAS (KSNV & MyNews3) -- Metro police said an infant died at Sunrise Hospital after being found at a home near University and Pecos just after 7 p.m. today.
Police were responding to an auto incident in which a driver was said to have attempted to run over another woman. The driver managed to hit the woman with the vehicle.
While Metro was investigating this, the woman who was struck by the car told police her baby may be dead at home.
The infant was located at the residence, and both mother and child were taken to Sunrise where the baby was pronounced dead.
Metro's abuse and neglect are on scene and homicide is investigating.
News 3 will have more information as details become available.