The nine-year-old child with autism that was killed after being hit by a train in Plantersville Tuesday has been identified as Andrew Paul Carter. According to Chief Deputy Randy Pugh with the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department, Carter was playing on the railroad tracks that run by his home on County Road 63 Tuesday morning when he was hit by a train
A former Joplin teen who was the inspiration behind what is now the Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism will be remembered for that legacy after being fatally injured in a traffic crash.
An 11-year-old autistic boy died late Friday night after he was struck by a vehicle on Montgomery Highway in Dothan. Houston County Coroner Robert Byrd said 11-year-old Tyler Brown was pronounced dead at 10:58 p.m. Friday in the emergency room at Flowers Hospital. Byrd said police and emergency personnel responded to a pedestrian struck call … Continue reading Boy, 11, dies after being struck by vehicle on Montgomery Highway
Beukers left a nearby private group home Feb. 7 and, at about 11 p.m., entered the neighbor's home, on the 1300 South block of Banbury Drive.