Toddler Killed In Tragic Accident In Cleveland After Being Struck By Father In Driveway

Thursday, July 11, 2019

A toddler was killed in Cleveland late Thursday morning after being struck by his father in their driveway. Police termed it a tragic accident.

 

The Cleveland Police Department responded at 11:55 a.m. to a child struck by a vehicle at 679 Highland Drive SW.

 

When officers arrived, they encountered a two-year-old boy with severe head trauma. Responders began cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) until EMS arrived. The child was then transported by EMS to Tennova, where he succumbed to his injuries.

 

Cleveland Police Department investigators responded to the scene where statements were collected from the parents.

 

Police said, "It was determined that the father ran over the child in the driveway of the residence.

 

"Currently, the parents are cooperating with investigators and it appears to be a tragic accident. The investigation is ongoing."

 


Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Hammond Says Several Suspects Under Investigation In Incident In Which Flag At Jail Was Taken, Burned

Those In Easter Night Tornado Area To Get Extra Time To Submit State Taxes


Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: BARNES, RACHEL KATHLEEN 4112 10TH AVENUE CHATTANOOGA, 37407 Age at Arrest: 26 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga DOMESTIC ASSAULT ... (click for more)

Sheriff Jim Hammond said "several suspects" are under investigation in an incident in which a Sheriff's flag was taken down at the County Jail on Walnut Street and later burned at Miller Park. ... (click for more)

State officials said those in the areas struck by the tornadoes on Easter night in Hamilton and Bradley County will have extra time to submit their taxes. Officials said: Federally Declared ... (click for more)



Breaking News

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: BARNES, RACHEL KATHLEEN 4112 10TH AVENUE CHATTANOOGA, 37407 Age at Arrest: 26 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga DOMESTIC ASSAULT ---- BONNER, DAVID MONTREL 1519 RYAN ST CHATTANOOGA, 37404 Age at Arrest: 41 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga CRIMINAL TRESPASSING DISORDERLY CONDUCT PUBLIC INTOXICATION ... (click for more)

Hammond Says Several Suspects Under Investigation In Incident In Which Flag At Jail Was Taken, Burned

Sheriff Jim Hammond said "several suspects" are under investigation in an incident in which a Sheriff's flag was taken down at the County Jail on Walnut Street and later burned at Miller Park. He said, "The incident started at the jail and continued on to Miller Park. Rather than involve two agencies, the Sheriff's Office will take the lead on it." The sheriff said city police ... (click for more)

Opinion

Are Theft, Vandalism And Arson Now Acceptable Behavior In Chattanooga?

There are a lot of things I don’t agree with in this world and I will openly speak out about it in a civilized tone and manner. I definitely don’t go around stealing, vandalizing and burnIng those items that frustrate or anger me as that would be counterproductive to a civilized society. Watching the news this morning I saw a couple of individuals committing theft, vandalism, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Voting Season Begins

A most historic and unprecedented election will begin this Friday amid the coronavirus pandemic and may I dare say your vote in our August 6 primary and our November 3 general election has never been as important. It is time for the American people to decide our direction amidst hatred between liberals and conservatives, the stench of an overly biased media, the wrongful death of ... (click for more)

Sports

Sports Are Back: CFC Wins First Professional Sporting Event In Tennessee Since March

As the tallest player on the pitch, the Chattanooga Football Club’s towering and burly Ian McGrath rumbled down the pitch with aplomb, an inviting target for a pass five minutes into CFC’s 3-1 win over the Georgia Revolution. He graciously welcomed a sterling diagonal pass from fullback Richard Dixon, who was a good 20 to 30 yards away from McGrath when he let the pass go. ... (click for more)

Tee Times Announced For 2020 CWGA City Women's Amateur Golf Championship

The 2020 City Women's Amateur Golf Championship will be held on Tuesday at Black Creek Country Club. Listed below are the first round tee times. Hole 1 Name H.I. C.H. TEE 8:00 AM Ryon, Carlene 7.4 6 White-CWGA ... (click for more)