PRESCOTT — Prescott police said a Prescott woman won’t face charges
for an accident in which she ran over her 8-year-old grandson.
The 8-year-old boy was reported in stable condition Friday at Phoenix Children’s
Hospital where he underwent surgery Thursday night.
Police said the boy had surgery for head and facial lacerations and a broken
According to police, the boy was swimming at his grandmother’s house in
Prescott. He decided to warm up by lying on the concrete sidewalk near a
driveway Thursday afternoon.
Police said the grandmother started to back up at some point and struck the boy.
The youth was pinned between a trailer hitch on the car and the pavement.
The names of the boy and his grandmother weren’t released.