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Man accidentally hits 2-year-old grandson with truck in Kearny Mesa

San Diego police
Posted at 3:13 PM, Nov 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-13 22:23:09-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – A 66-year-old man accidentally hit his 2-year-old grandson with a truck at a Kearny Mesa condominium complex Wednesday afternoon.

According to San Diego Police, the incident happened near Spectrum Center Boulevard and Promenade Park Terrace just after 2 p.m.

Police say the man was moving his Dodge pickup truck at the Esplanade at Spectrum Center Apartments being guided by his son.

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He then pulled forward without realizing his 2-year-old grandson had run into the path of the truck, striking the child, police say.

The 2-year-old was taken to the hospital with a fractured right pelvis and fractured femur. The injuries are non-life threatening, police say.