Father charged for fatal crash that killed 8 year old son

Charges filed in crash on Geneva Road that killed an 8 year old boy. (WDTN Photo)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Charges were filed Tuesday against a man who’s 8 year old son was killed in a crash.

Jerimy Rowland faces four counts of aggravated vehicular homicide.

His stepson, Lakell Newland, was killed in October near the intersection of Geneva Road and Sylvan Drive in Dayton.

Prosecutors say Rowland was driving the car that ran a stop sign and clipped another vehicle before flipping multiple times.

Rowland will be summoned into court at a later date.


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