• Tygarts Valley 59Hannan 8Final[ view all ]
  • Sissonville 26Liberty 7Final[ view all ]
  • Doddridge County 27Valley Wetzel 7Final[ view all ]
  • Clay-Battelle 20Van 12Final[ view all ]
  • Lewis County 42Elkins 0Final[ view all ]
  • Braxton County 13Webster County 12Final[ view all ]
  • Grafton 50Lincoln 49Final[ view all ]
  • Robert C. Byrd 56North Marion 21Final[ view all ]
  • Morgantown 21John Marshall 6Final[ view all ]
  • Pendleton County 50Tucker County 6Final[ view all ]
  • Magnolia 34Tyler Consolidated 0Final[ view all ]
  • University 29Preston 25Final[ view all ]
  • Fairmont Senior 35Buckhannon-Upshur 27Final[ view all ]
  • Notre Dame 34Gilmer County 13Final[ view all ]
  • Saint Marys 42South Harrison 7Final[ view all ]
National News | Closings | Funerals | HighScore | Monday's Most Wanted | Crime Watch | TV Lisitngs | Lottery | Bio's | FCC File | More ›
5 NEWS UPDATE: Mother Allegedly Drives Over Her Son
Written by Nicole Porter
Last updated on May 08, 2013 @ 6:36PM
Created on May 08, 2013 @ 7:37PM
Update (5/8):
Officials told 5 News the boy was hit by his mother. Investigators said the boy got out of the car without the mother knowing and sat on the ground. The woman then got in the car and drove away, running over her child. The mother only went a few feet when she realized and got her son from under the bumper. Officials said the boy was in serious condition Tuesday night, but they don't think it's life threatening. Police are still investigating, so stay with 5 News for more updates.
Update (8:45 p.m.):
A young boy had to flown to the hospital after apparently getting by a car at a gas station in Harrison County on Tuesday night.
Investigators told 5 News that accident happened just before 7 p.m. at the Go-Mart off of West Main Street in Bridgeport. That's when the driver apparently struck the young boy with a gray Volvo.
Detectives said that due to the weather,  emergency officials drove the boy to Fairmont where he was then flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital.
There was no word on his condition Tuesday night.
Orginial Story (7:30 p.m.):
Crews are on scene of an auto-pedestrian accident in Bridgeport.  The crash happened just before 7:00 p.m. Tuesday at the Go Mart on West Main Street.  
A child was hit by a car and had to be flown to the hospital by HealthNet.
Check back for more details.

Add your Comment
You must have an active WDTV.COM user account to post comments. Please login to your account, or create your free account today!

Comments (0)
WVFX FOX10 on Facebook
WVFX FOX10 on Twitter
WDTV on YouTube
Contact WDTV
WDTV Mobile App