WMSN FOX 47
 

FOX 47 - Top Stories

MADISON, Wis. -The mother of a 1 1/2-year-old girl who died after a car versus pedestrian crash in 2013 has been charged in connection to the incident.

Raya Hansen was charged Thursday with second-degree reckless homicide and child neglect causing death.

Hansen was with the girl, who was in a wheelchair that was being used as a stroller, on East Washington Avenue around 3:30 a.m. on Feb. 14, 2013. Police said the wheelchair rolled down an embankment and went into the street.

Hansen told police she was out getting fresh air and was going to Walgreens when she left the wheelchair unattended for a short time as she retraced her path looking for a baby bottle. She said she heard a crash and said it appeared the wheelchair rolled down a driveway and into the street.

A court appearance has not yet been set.

Mom charged in connection to 1 1/2-year-old daughter’s death

Video List

Advertise with us!
Advertise with us!

Tonight on FOX 47

5:00pm Two and a Half Men
5:30pm Big Bang Theory
6:00pm Modern Family
6:30pm World Series Game #2 Pregame Show
7:00pm World Series Game #2: "Royals vs. Giants"
** Times Approximate after baseball **
10:00pm FOX 47 News at 9
10:35pm Modern Family
11:05pm Mike & Molly
11:35pm Mike & Molly
12:05am Community


Complete FOX 47 Schedule

To FOX.com

Advertise with us!
IE6 Float Fix