A YOUNG boy is recovering in Princess Margaret Hospital after being accidentally run over in his family’s driveway in Ashfield in Perth’s east. The three-year-old boy became trapped under the car in the driveway of a house in Smallman Place just before 8.30am. It is believed he was accidentally run over when an adult was reversing out of the driveway.

A witness told how he saw the young boy’s leg pinned under a tyre of the vehicle.

It is believed the boy has not suffered any life-threatening injuries.

He was taken to PMH by St John Ambulance where he was admitted for treatment to limb injuries..