HARRIS COUNTY -

The mother accused of severely beating her 2-month-old son heads to court.

Authorities said Crystall Jackson has been charged with injury to a child. Her arraignment is set for Tuesday.

Police said Jackson’s son was so badly beaten he suffered skull fractures and broken ribs; and, he’s likely to suffer permanent brain damage.

According to police records, Jackson told investigators the boy had fallen out of bed and then hit his head on the door frame while she was carrying him.