Mother strikes 3-year-old son with SUV in East El Paso
POSTED: Saturday, February 1, 2014 - 3:25pm
UPDATED: Saturday, February 1, 2014 - 3:34pm
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — A three-year-old boy is recovering from injuries he suffered when his mother accidentally struck him with her SUV Saturday morning.
The boy was playing in the front yard of his home with his brother at about 10:30 a.m.when their mother backed out of the driveway, didn't see the boy and struck him with the SUV.
Deputy Mariano Valle, Spokesperson for the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, said paramedics took the boy to University Medical Center with minor injuries. He reportedly had scrapes, but it was unclear if he suffered any internal injuries.
The victim's brother was not injured.