Jaiden Childs Death | Accident – 11-year-old Pittsburgh boy has died on Thursday following a multi-vehicle crash that happened along the Parkway East — Interstate 376, Thursday morning, May 28th, 2020.
Childs was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. The accident that claimed the life of Childs happened shortly before 6:30 a.m., according to report.
The vehicle Childs was in was struck by a truck, according to Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office. The vehicle Childs was in, a Ford Focus had malfunctioned and was parked in the left outbound lane between Edgewood and Squirrel Hill, before it was struck from behind by someone driving a pickup truck.
Preliminary report showed Childs was wearing a seatbelt before the accident. The driver of the vehicle Childs was in was not immediately identified.
Childs was taken to Children Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.