Monday, February 11, 2019
GUTHRIE KY - IN ANOTHER "UNFORTUNATE FREAK ACCIDENT" A FAMILY PIT BULL WAS TRIGGERED BY A THUNDERSTORM, THEN REDIRECTED TO A BALL, THEN TURNED ON A 1-YEAR-OLD BABY MAULING HIM TO DEATH
A baby died Thursday night after being mauled by the family dog. Guthrie Police say they responded to a home on North Ewing Street where they found a 1-year-old boy on the couch, unresponsive, but breathing.Police say the child had deep abrasions to the head, chest and neck from being mauled by the family dog, a PIT BULL MIX.
Ashton McGhee, born August 29, 2017, tragically passed away on Thursday February 7, 2019, at Tennova Hospital in Clarksville, Tennessee. He was only one year old.
Ashton was playing at his papaw and mamaw’s house in Guthrie the night of February 7th when one of the family dogs came in from outside and attacked Ashton who was playing on the floor with a ball. Ashton’s Grandma and Great-Grandma tried everything they could to save his life, but were unsuccessful.
Ashton lived in Hopkinsville, Kentucky with his mother, Miranda McGhee and his two sisters, Aliyah (6) and Alivia (2). He loved Batman and was a very active little boy who was always on the go.
This go fund me is set up to help fund funeral arrangements. Miranda is a young, and wonderful mother who is in great turmoil and absolute shock and grief. Let’s gather as a community to help ease some financial worries as she has to lay her sweet baby boy to rest. If you can’t help monetarily, please continue to send endless prayers to the family. Thank you everyone for your support and prayers.