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2 1-Year Old Children, Adult Die When Car Strikes Them

Two young children and a grandparent were killed Sunday afternoon while walking in Florence after being struck by a car.

A car struck a group of pedestrians just before 1 p.m., WXIX reported.

A third child was transported to Children's Hospital in Cincinnati. Four passengers in the vehicle were not injured and no charges were expected to be filed, according to WKRC.

The grandparent was walking and pulling two wagons with the kids inside, a neighbor told WLWT. The victims were identified as Charles Napier, 49, of Florence, and 13-month olds, Sean and Samantha May.

Florence Police and the Boone County Coroner's Office are investigating, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported.

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