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Grandmother and grandson survive horrific accident caught on tape

Friday, January 24, 2014 - 00:41

(WARNING: VIEWER DISCRETION) Jan. 24 - A Brazilian grandmother and her five-year-old grandson recount their dramatic survival after they were both run over by a car. Nathan Frandino reports.

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Divine intervention in Brazil. An accident pushes this white car backwards over a grandmother and her 5-year-old grandson. They both survive. Meet Vilma Teodoro do Nascimento and Joao Pedro. Both with nothing but bruises and scrapes. (SOUNDBITE) (Portuguese) JOAO PEDRO, FIVE-YEARS-OLD, SAYING: "I was hurt here... here…and on the ear." (SOUNDBITE) (Portuguese) VILMA TEODORO DO NASCIMENTO, SAYING: "It was a miracle from God." Watch again as the parked car spirals out of control, running over the two family members. After staying overnight in the hospital, the two were discharged and are at home recuperating and even playing.

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Grandmother and grandson survive horrific accident caught on tape

Friday, January 24, 2014 - 00:41