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7-year-old hit by car while being dropped off at Chesapeake school

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Chesapeake, Va. - Police say a 7-year-old will recover after his mother accidentally ran into him while he was being dropped off at school.

Emergency crews received the call at 7:50 a.m. Thursday morning, January 3, 2013. Police say the 7-year-old was being dropped off at Camelot Elementary School by his mother, when she accidentally hit him as he got out of the car. 

The child was transported to CHKD, and will recover, officials say.