Police arrest driver in crash that killed 9 year old

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga Police have now charged a driver in the East Main Street wreck ten days ago that killed a child.

38 year old Jason Ansley faces seven charges in all.

On June 7th, two vehicles collided on East Main Street but one of the drivers fled.

The other vehicle was a couple with two of their sons.

Their 9 year old son died two days later.

Ansley later turned himself in to police and was interviewed.

He was not charged with anything then.

But now, he faces these charges:


Vehicular Homicide by Recklessness

Leaving the Scene of an Accident with Death

Aggravated Assault x 2

Failure to Render Aid

Driving on a Revoked License


Driving without Insurance


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