UPDATE: Justin Martin, 10, succumbed to his injuries on Jan. 12.


SAVANNAH, GA (January 9, 2018):  Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police officers responded to a report of a crash on the 1300 block of Bradley Boulevard that caused a child serious injuries the night of Jan. 8.

Around 9:20 p.m., Jalissa Martin, 24, was attempting to push her vehicle from a parking spot, when it lurched forward, jumped the curb and struck Justin Martin, 10.

Justin sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

The Traffic Investigation Unit (TIU) responded to the scene. This investigation is ongoing.