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Monday, August 15, 2011

Toddler Run Over by Car, in Critical Condition

Posted By on Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 8:45 AM

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Police say a 3-year-old boy is in critical condition this morning after being run over by a car as the driver backed out of his residence Sunday afternoon.

According to police reports, a neighbor yelled at the driver to stop his car because the child was stuck underneath the vehicle.

Police had very few details to share, but Officer Albie Esparza told us that "somehow, the toddler child got underneath the car."

The toddler was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with a life-threatening head injury.

We'll tell you more when we know more.

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Erin Sherbert was the Online News Editor for SF Weekly from 2010 to 2015. She's a Texas native and has a closet full of cowboy boots to prove it.


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