Child Hurt In Playground Accident

6-28-06 - A Sherman elementary school student was flown to a Dallas hospital after falling off a piece of playground equipment Tuesday morning.

The 11-year-old was swinging from the zip-line device when he lost his grip and fell on his back and hit his head.

He was unresponsive to teachers, but 1st responders say he had feeling in his extremities when he was flown to Children's Hospital in Dallas as a precaution.

He has checked out okay and even commented that the helicopter ride was "cool".