Motorcycle Hits Child Near Tom Bean

9-18-06 -- A motorcycle hit a child near Tom Bean Monday evening. DPS troopers say the child was riding a bicycle on Pennell road when the boy pulled out in front of the motorcycle around 5:15pm. The rider attempted to avoid hitting boy and ended up crashing himself.

Rescuers flew both the male rider and the 8-year-old boy to Dallas-area hospitals.