Two Year Old Run Over in Driveway Near Iron River

Boy Dies After Being Run Over in Driveway

The Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call at about 4:40 p.m. Saturday afternoon reporting a child had been run over by a vehicle.

The call location was the residence of Gary and Amber Wade who live near Iron River.

The caller, Amber Wade said her two year old son had been run over in their driveway.

Amber Wade’s husband, Gary Wade was moving an equipment trailer when the child was run over by the trailer tires.

The parents took their son by private vehicle and met the Iron River ambulance.

The child, two year old Gavin Wade, was flown to St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth where he was pronounced dead from head injuries.

The Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office had officers at the scene of the incident and the Sheriff’s Office is continuing with an investigation of the child’s death.

There have been no criminal charges referred at this time.  

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