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7/23/07-Denison, TX

Driver Allegedly Trying To Splash Children -- Kills Toddler

  Denison police have arrested a driver who allegedly tried to splash some children -- then her vehicle hydroplaned and hit a toddler.  The boy died after last night's accident.
  Officials have identified the victim as 14-month-old Zachary Duncan.
  Authorities say several children were playing in some water at an intersection.  Police say the passing vehicle -- driven by a 47-year-old woman-- went out of control as the driver tried to splash the youngsters.  The victim and his mother were sitting on a curb. She was treated for minor injuries.
  Denison police say the driver is expected to face a manslaughter charge.

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