Crash at PCB mini-golf course kills two children

Published: Dec. 4, 2020 at 5:01 PM CST
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UPDATE: A GoFundMe account is set up for the family, you can find it here.


UPDATE: Panama City Beach officials say the toxicology report will take more than a couple of weeks to complete.

Investigators say they have not ruled out a possible seizure.

Officials say this investigation is ongoing.


UPDATE: According to Panama City Beach police officials, the driver of the Chevy Silverado that struck the children has been identified as Scott Donaldson of Panama City Beach.

PCB police say the investigation has been handed over to the traffic homicide unit.

Officials confirm the family is from Louisville, Kentucky.


Two children died after a vehicle ran into a Panama City Beach mini-golf course on Front Beach Road Friday around 3:30 p.m.

Panama City Beach officials say that 4-year-old, Baylor Kirchgessner and 6-year-old Addie Kirchgessner were hit by a vehicle while golfing with their parents at the Coconut Creek Family Fun Park. They say the family is from Kentucky.

The eastbound lanes of Front Beach Road are blocked off and officials say the cause of the crash is under investigation.

We’ll continue to update the story as more details become available.

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