ZEPHYRHILLS, FLORIDA (December 12, 2016) – A two year old little boy was killed in a tragic accident on Monday in Zephyrhills, according to a local news source. (map)
The two year old little boy, named Hunter, and his 4 year old sister were walking with their 26 year old babysitter, Heather Henderson and an adult male identified as Cody Williams. The four were walking near Paul S. Buchman Highway and Pattie Road. When the two adults heard a train coming, Cody Williams grabbed the 4 year old little girl and jumped out of the way. Heather was holding 2 year old Hunter, but was unable to get out of the way of the train and was struck.
Hunter was tragically killed as a result of his injuries. Heather Henderson is in stable condition, but suffered serious injuries as well. The investigation is ongoing.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law, a California personal injury law firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.