Clarksville, TN – On October 10th, 2011, 2:25pm, Ryan Michael Watts, 25, 433 Kelsey Drive, Clarksville was outside in the yard with some friends and his two children. Ryan Watts had one of the adults spotting him as he backed up his Chevy SUV in the driveway.
At the time, he started to back the SUV, the driveway area was clear behind the vehicle. He had backed up a short distance and, unknown to Watts, his 2 year old daughter ran from the side of the driveway behind the SUV. One of the SUV tires ran over the two year old.
EMS responded and the two year old was taken by Air Evac to Vanderbilt. The child was conscious and alert at the scene. The extent of injuries is unknown at this time.
At this point in the investigation, there are no charges pending. As a normal course of action when a child is injured, DCS was notified.
The lead investigator is Officer Harry Hampton.