5-year-old girl run over, killed by mother
National May. 21, 2012 – AICHI —
Police said Monday that a five-year-old girl was killed in Seto, Aichi Prefecture, after her mother accidentally ran her over with a car.
According to police, Manami Koide, 29, hit her daughter Nanami with her car outside their home at around 4 p.m. Sunday, TBS reported. Police say Koide was reversing her car toward the house so that she could vacuum it when the incident occurred.
Nanami was taken to hospital where she died around an hour and a half later of a cardiac rupture.