3-year-old Longview girl injured in lawn mower accident
POSTED: Monday, June 9, 2014 - 5:04pm
UPDATED: Monday, June 9, 2014 - 5:28pm
Longview, Texas (KETK) — A Longview girl was injured Sunday morning when the child's mother backed over her with the lawn mower while mowing the yard.
The mother immediately called 911, and they flew the girl to Children's Medical Center in Dallas.
According to the Harrison County Sheriff's Department, the child is stable and suffered no life threatening injuries.
Officials warn parents to be aware of the dangers of lawn equipment and to keep toddlers indoors while working in the yard.