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FHP: Citrus boy dies after mom accidentally backs over him in driveway

HERNANDO — A 2-year-old Citrus County boy died Thursday morning after his mother accidentally ran over him as she was backing out of the family driveway, Bay News 9 reports.

The child's mother was on her way to work when the accident happened at the home near Millwood Lane and Maple Terrance in the city of Hernando, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The unidentified boy slipped out of the house unnoticed and got behind the vehicle, the FHP said.

He was taken to a local hospital but did not survive, Bay News 9 reports.

FHP: Citrus boy dies after mom accidentally backs over him in driveway 10/08/09 [Last modified: Thursday, October 8, 2009 11:16am]
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