Posted by Trina Kinstler - email
WHITEWATER TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A 4-month-old baby has died as a result of a car crash in Whitewater Township.
Police say Gavin W. Robertson was pronounced dead at Children's Hospital at 9:26 a.m. Wednesday morning.
The accident occurred Tuesday night on state Route 128. Police say a Chevy Lumina driven by Catherine K. Rackley, Gavin's mother, was traveling northbound when she lost control and struck a tree.
Gavin was ejected from the vehicle out the back window.
Rackley was taken to University Hospital and is listed in serious condition.
Police say alcohol and/or drugs were not factors in the crash. Rackley was wearing a seatbelt. Gavin was in a car seat, but it was not properly secured.