A 3-year-old girl and her cousin were injured after her father accidentally hit them in the parking lot of a family restaurant in Tomisato City, Chiba Prefecture, on Sunday.
Police said the incident happened around 11 a.m. The 30 year-old man was backing his car out of a parking space at the restaurant when he mistakenly ran over his oldest daughter and her 6-year-old cousin. The girl was pulled beneath the car and sustained serious injuries, while the man's nephew received mild head injuries.
According to police, the two children had gotten out of the car, and the man had not realized they were still in the parking lot when he moved the vehicle.© News reports