No charges in death of 4 year old Dalton boy
DALTON, Georgia (WDEF) – Dalton Police are releasing information about a four year old boy who was killed on Sunday near his home.
They are calling it a tragic accident and are not filing charges.
On Sunday evening around 5:30, a driver had just pulled out of a driveway and was heading down North Selvidge Street.
The vehicle was passing a another one parked at the curb when Breyson Chun Gabriel stepped into the road.
His father had just crossed the street minutes before to talk to a neighbor.
Police say the boy may have been trying to get a ball they found in the road.
But whatever the cause, the 4 year old was hit by the vehicle and killed at the scene.
Police say the driver cooperated with their investigation.
So far, they have found no fault by the driver.