A 14-year-old boy allegedly pushed his schoolmate to the middle of the road just as a van was travelling towards them.
The victim was hit by the van and suffered serious injuries, it reported.
The incident, which happened in New Taipei, Taiwan on May 22, had been recorded by a dashboard camera in the van.
It was learned that the suspect envied the victim who has a tablet computer better than his.
The victim's mother has lodged a police report.