ANDOVER TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- (KNXV) -- A 4-year-old girl was struck and killed by her own mother, who was allegedly driving drunk, in the front yard of an Ashtabula County, Ohio home on Saturday evening, according to police.
Cassandra Webster, 26, was charged with an OVI and aggravated vehicular homicide after allegedly hitting and killing the girl with her vehicle. She did not enter a plea for the aggravated vehicular homicide charge and entered a not guilty plea to the OVI charge.
Police responded to the 5200 block of Stanhope-Kelloggsville Road shortly after 5:30 p.m. for a report of a child struck by a vehicle.
The child was taken to University Hospitals Andover Medical Center, where she died from her injuries.