The death of an 18-month-old boy who was backed over by a vehicle Wednesday evening in northern part of the parish has been ruled an accident, the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office said.

No arrests are anticipated in the death of the boy, said Casey Rayborn Hicks, a spokeswoman for the Sheriff’s Office. Hicks said detectives believe the incident was “a tragic accident.”

The boy was pronounced dead at a hospital after being hit by a vehicle shortly before 6 p.m. in the 24000 block of Eubanks Road.