NEW YORK — Police in suburban New York say a 14-month-old boy was struck and killed by a taxi.

It happened at about 5 p.m. Sunday in Monsey as the taxi was backing out of a driveway.

The toddler was rushed to Good Samaritan Hospital with serious injuries and later died.

Ramapo police tell The Journal News ( ) the taxi driver remained at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

Information from: The Journal News,