ATV Accident Sends Boy to Dallas Hospital

5-1-06 - An eight-year-old boy hurt in an ATV accident over the weekend is recovering at a Dallas hospital.

Troopers say the boy and his dad were riding separate ATVs on Pilot Grove Road in Grayson County Sunday afternoon when the child missed a curve, hit a ditch and was thrown from the ATV. The boy was wearing a helmet and suffered a few bruises, but no broken bones.

Troopers say he should be released from the hospital by Monday evening.