11 year-old run over in driveway

Texarkana, TX - An 11 year old boy dies, after being run over in his parents driveway around 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

It happened on University Avenue in Texarkana Texas Police say a family friend was driving a pickup truck into the driveway.

Police say the driver did not see the boy sitting on his skateboard in the driveway.

The child was rushed to the hospital where he died.

"It was a horrible scene. The major injuries to the child and of course it was at the family's home. So it was a lot of hysterical people there. A traumatizing situation." says Sgt. Geoffrey Lewis with Texarkana Texas Police.

Investigators say it does not appear the driver was distracted and he won't face any charges.


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