Child Run Over by Trailer in Odessa

ODESSA - An Odessa child is in the hospital after being runover by a trailer.

It happened around 5:15 Thursday evening in a parking lot at 13th and Center.

Police say a 10-year-old boy was sitting on the tongue of a flatbed trailer attached to a Chevrolet Pick-up. The driver was unaware that the child was on the trailer.

The driver began to drive away and that's when the child jumped from the trailer and fell to the ground and was run over by the trailer.

The child was transported to Medical Center Hospital where he is listed in stable condition.