A Salt Lake boy died at 8:27 p.m. Wednesday at Primary Children's Medical Center of injuries suffered in an auto-pedestrian accident earlier in the evening at 1163 S. Ninth East.

Jacob Parsons, 4, 1180 S. Ninth East, died of head injuries, according to a hospital spokeswoman.Salt Lake Police Lt. Bill Shelton said he understood the youngster was running from the east to the west side of the street about 7:09 p.m. and was hit by a northbound car.

Names of the driver and the investigating officer were not immediately available.