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Police identify child run over by father

3 years 2 months 3 weeks ago April 02, 2014 Apr 2, 2014 Wednesday, April 02 2014 April 02, 2014 9:57 AM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Russell Jones

BATON ROUGE - Police released the name of a one-year-old child killed when a vehicle backed over her in Baton Rouge Tuesday night.

Cpl. Don Coppola said Chyna Mays died after a vehicle driven by her father, Chase Mays, backed out of a driveway on North 17th Street and ran over her.

Investigators said it appeared the incident was an accident, and they do not expect to file charges against the driver.

The incident provoked emotional reactions from a crowd of neighborhood residents who rushed to the scene after the wreck happened.


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