Mother accidentally runs over toddler

A toddler remains in critical condition Wednesday morning after being accidentally run over by her mother on Tuesday.

Fort Pierce police say a relative was supposed to be watching 18-month-old, Jakiyr Stewart at the family's apartment.  The mother, Jonell Stewart, pulled up in her SUV to unload groceries.

Police tell us the little girl slipped out of the house and ran toward the car. The mother only learned the child was there after she hit her.

The toddler was flown to a West Palm Beach hospital. and is expected to recover.