ABC News reports that retired NFL star Todd Heap accidentally hit and killed his 3-year-old daughter with his truck on Friday.
The girl was in the driveway of Heap’s Mesa, Arizona home when the accident occurred. The former tight end, 37, pulled forward in his truck and accidentally struck her. She was taken to a local hospital where she later died. Police say there were no signs of impairment or suspicious circumstances behind the incident.
According to the Sporting News, Heap’s daughter was the youngest of his five children with his wife Ashley.