Father unknowingly runs over infant while backing out of driveway
POSTED: Friday, January 25, 2013 - 12:00pm
UPDATED: Friday, January 25, 2013 - 12:04pm
SLIDELL, LA (NBC33) — An infant died last night after her father unknowingly ran her over in the driveway of the family’s home.
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident occurred at roughly 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24 at a home in Slidell. We’re told the 10-month-old crawled out of the home, into the driveway. The child’s father was backing his vehicle out of the driveway when the baby was hit.
The infant was transferred to a local hospital, where she was later pronounced dead.
Investigators did not find any evidence to suggest negligence in this case and do not anticipate filing any charged.