6-year-old hit by drunk driver, suffered minor injuries
By Katie Lopez
Sun, 07 Apr 2013 03:29:13 GMT — A 63-year-old Pharr man is behind bars tonight after he allegedly hit a 6-year-old child with his vehicle. Texas Department of Public Safety officials told Action 4 News that the man was traveling southbound on Grindelia Street just off of Brushline Road when he hit the child. The man was driving a 2004 pickup.Troopers said the man was intoxicated at the time of the incident. The child only suffered minor injuries, but was taken to the hospital as a precaution. The man was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated.
CBS 4 (KGBT-TV) provides local news, weather forecasts, traffic updates, sports coverage, entertainment programming and other information of interest for the Rio Grande Valley area, including Falcon Heights, Salineno, Fronton, Roma, Escobares, La Rosita, Los Villareales, Rio Grande City, Las Lomas, Garciasville, Alto Bonito, La Grulla, La Victoria, Santa Cruz, Cuevitas, Sullivan City, Havana, La Joya, Peñitas, Abram, Citrus City, Alton, Palmhurst, Palmview, Sharyland, Mission McAllen, Granjeno, Edinburg, McAllen, Hidalgo, Pharr, San Juan, Alamo, Faysville, Linn-San Manuel, Edcouch, Elsa, La Villa, Monte Alto, Donna, Weslaco, Mercedes, Progreso, Progreso Lakes, La Feria, Palm Valley, Primera, Santa Rosa, Harlingen, San Benito, Olmito, Los Indios, Combes, Brownsville, Los Fresnos, Rio Hondo, Laguna Vista, Laguna Heights, Port Isabel, South Padre Island, Boca Chica, Raymondville, San Perlita and Port Mansfield, along with Reynosa, Matamoros, the state of Tamaulipas and northern Mexico.