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Son hits gas pedal not brake, hits and kills mom

A 13-year-old Aiken boy killed his mother in their driveway as he tried to move the family vehicle, authorities said.

Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton says Paula Phillips, 42, died after the vehicle ran over her Thursday.

Witnesses told authorities Phillips allowed her son to move the vehicle and he accidentally hit the accelerator. Authorities said the teenager will not be charged.

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