The accident occurred when the mother allowed the child to start the family car.

According to wmur.com, a two year old Salem girl was injured last night when her mother allowed her seven year sister to start the family vehicle. She put the car in reverse, and ran her sister over. The two year old child was flown to Boston Children's Hospital and treated for injuries to her legs, chin, scalp, rib cage and arm.

Read the full story from wmur.com here.