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Saturday, February 16, 2013

5-Year-Old Killed in Sledding Accident

A 5-year-old Jamestown girl is dead after being hit by an SUV while sled riding Friday evening.

Police say the little girl was sledding down the hill and went into the road, where she was hit by the vehicle. The accident happened at about 6 p.m. on Foote Avenue.

The child was taken to WCA Hospital, where she later died. Police have not released her name.

The accident is still under investigation but police say they do not expect to charge the driver.

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