Why Drivers are the Scariest Thing about Halloween for Texas Parents

Child Injury and Accidents | Halloween

Halloween is an evening of scary fun, but it can be truly scary for Texas parents if your child is hit by a vehicle.

That’s exactly what happened to a 5-year-old boy last Halloween in Georgia. The family was walking in a crosswalk when a minivan hit the boy. It sent him into mid-air, then pinned him under one of the back tires. The police said that the driver was looking in his rearview mirror at the time of the collision and failed to stop.

The boy suffered from several broken bones and a concussion. He need surgery to treat his leg, and at the time of the accident it was believed that he might require skin grafts. The driver [...]