Posted: Jun 23, 2010 4:07 PM by Heather Harel
Updated: Jun 23, 2010 4:09 PM
Source: Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office
Update: A child in Livingston Parish who died after accidentally being run over by his mother has been identified.
The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office said 5-year-old Justice Bowlin, Denham Springs, was playing in a driveway on Chickasaw Drive around noon today when his mother, Jerri Lockett, accidentally ran over him in a Nissan Sentra.
Bowlin was treated by first responders from Fire Protection District #5 and then transported to a Baton Rouge area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
While this is an ongoing investigation, police said they believe this was a tragic accident, and criminal charges do not appear to be forthcoming.