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Toddler runs to grandmother's car, is run over

3 years ago Sunday, October 09, 2011 1:03:04 PM CDT October 09, 2011 Sunday, October 09 2011 Oct 9, 2011 in News
Source: Associated Press

STONEWALL, La.- DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Cpl. Garland Hensley says a toddler ran to the open door of his grandmother's moving car for one last kiss before she left - but fell and was killed when she panicked and hit the gas instead of the brake.

Hensley tells The Times of Shreveport that 2-year-old Jager Arthur of Stonewall was flown from a DeSoto Parish EMS station to LSU Hospital in Shreveport, where he was pronounced dead.

He says the death Saturday was ruled accidental.

 

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