Police say April Nicole Soliz had leapt onto the rear bumper of the truck Thursday afternoon as the driver backed up to turn around on a dead-end street. But the child fell and was caught under a tire. A 10-year-old girl who was with April alerted the driver.
Police say the 50-year-old driver did not know she had jumped on the bumper and is not expected to face charges.
The girl's family told the San Antonio Express-News that older children in the neighborhood like to jump on ice cream trucks as they pass through.
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