POSTED: Saturday, July 6, 2013 - 10:49am
UPDATED: Saturday, July 6, 2013 - 11:00am
An Oklahoma family and community are coping with the death of an 8 year old boy after he was run over yesterday.
About a mile past the Parade route, in the stagin area, the boy identified as Aidon Hooper ethier fell or jumped from the trailer carrying members of a tae kwon doe club.
His father, Quinton Hooper, was driving the float when the accident happened.
Medics raced that little boy to the hospital but he did not survive massive head injuries.
The deadly accident is still under investigation, but authorities say it appears all rules were folowed and nobody was at fault.