Jefferson County Infant Killed after Truck Incident

Jefferson County Infant Killed after Truck Incident

(JEFFERSON COUNTY) — An infant in rural Jefferson County has died after he was run over by a pickup truck on Wednesday afternoon.

A Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office report indicates that the one-year old was backed over at a residence in rural Jefferson County. Sheriff’s deputies, Jefferson Fire Protection District, and Litton Ambulance personnel were called to a home on Triton Lane just before 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. The report states that the infant was transported to SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital where he died a short time later.

The incident remains under investigation.