The drive runs from March 18-28 and encourages individuals to drop off unused personal care items -- shampoo, detergent, toilet paper, etc. -- placing them in donation boxes at various locations.
The driver of the car was arrested and charged with OVI. No injuries were reported.
Police say the identity of the victim is still unknown and that the cause of death remains under investigation.
Every year, Mercy Children's Hospital participates in Children's Hospital Week. Today it held a special ceremony to honor its Miracle Child, Gunner Tippie.