Tenn. police say Nashville mayor's niece dies

Authorities say the 2-year-old niece of Nashville Mayor Karl Dean has been killed in an apparent accident.

Nashville Mayor Karl Dean

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Authorities say the 2-year-old niece of Nashville Mayor Karl Dean has been killed in an apparent accident.

Nashville television station WSMV (http://bit.ly/xoQnHK ) reports that she was killed Thursday evening after her father ran over her when he backed out of his driveway.

Metro police say she was pronounced dead upon arrival at a medical center.


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