Infant killed, mother hurt in campground accidentBEAVER FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A van backed over a tent at a campground in Renville County, killing an infant boy and injuring his mother.
BEAVER FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A van backed over a tent at a campground in Renville County, killing an infant boy and injuring his mother.
Renville County sheriff's officials identified the victim Monday as 4-month-old Wyatt Sander of Redwood Falls.
He and his parents were resting in the tent when a woman driving a van went over it while trying to back into a parking area nearby Sunday morning at the Beaver Falls Campground near Morton. His mother Sheena Hinshaw was reported in stable condition at Redwood Falls Area Hospital. His father Jacob Sander was uninjured.
The driver dragged the infant and mother under the vehicle. The baby was pronounced dead at Redwood Falls Area Hospital.
The 31-year-old woman driving the van was arrested on tentative charges of vehicular homicide, third-degree driving while intoxicated and driving with a suspended license.