Madison Police: Toddler struck by car in grocery store parking lot

MADISON, Wis. - (WISC) A baby was injured on Madison's east side in a parking lot Sunday night when a car struck her, Madison police said. 

The Madison Police Department said Monday that the toddler is in stable condition after a car accidentally backed into her in the parking lot of the La Hispana Grocery on  East Washington Avenue  at 7:15 p.m.  

According to the report, the 18-month-old girl's mother had left her unattended for a couple of seconds outside of the store just as the car started to move.

Police said the driver showed no sign of impairment. Someone took the child to a hospital prior to police arriving at the scene.

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