Ga. baby dies when van crashes into house

VALDOSTA, Ga. — Authorities say a 3-month-old baby has died after an SUV crashed into a Valdosta home.

WALB-TV reports the baby was killed Sunday morning when a Chevrolet Equinox ran a stop sign and drove into the home.

Officials say the baby, Corey Dixon, was dead when paramedics arrived. A 21-month-old child was injured and transported to Macon Hospital. The children were sleeping in the living room of the house with their mother, Varmel Stewart. She was released from the hospital and the second child was stable.

The driver, 23-year-old Willis Clifford Dotson II, has been charged with vehicular homicide and several other offenses. He was being held in the Lowndes County Jail.




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