Father accidentally runs over son who fell off Independence parade float in Oklahoma
POSTED: Thursday, July 4, 2013 - 6:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, July 4, 2013 - 6:04pm
EDMOND, OK (KFOR-CNN) — A young boy is dead after falling off a parade float and being run over in Edmond, Oklahoma on the Fourth of July.
Officials said the boy was riding on his father's trailer when he fell off and then his dad accidentally ran over him near 2nd St. and University.
A nurse was riding in a car behind the father and son and rushed to the boy's aid. She said the boy had a pulse when he was loaded into the ambulance.
Witnesses said he looked to be about 8 years old. Officials have not confirmed the boy's identity.