Mother hits child with car in driveway

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SURPRISE -- A 3-year-old Surprise boy has been injured after his mother accidentally struck him while in a driveway.

Surprise police say the accident happened Wednesday night as the 24-year-old mother was driving forward out of her driveway.

Police say the woman's husband eventually got her attention by banging on the vehicle's window.

The child was struck by the vehicle's passenger side rear tire.

The little boy was transported by ground to St. Joseph's Hospital where he was reported in good condition.

Police are conducting an investigation into the child's injuries.

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