Two Whitesboro Children Hit by Car

10-03-06 – Authorities say two children were Care-Flighted to Dallas Tuesday morning, after being hit by a car. The accident happened around 8 AM near the corner of Red River and Texoma drive in Whitesboro.

Officials say two small children, a brother and sister, were with their parents, getting ready for school, as they walked near the family car. Investigators say that's when another vehicle crashed into their car... near Hayes elementary.

The Whitesboro's Police Chief says the incident happened because the driver was distracted. The condition of the children not known and the accident is still under investigation.