Memphis police say 1-year-old in critical condition after being run over by car

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (KTHV) - A one-year-old child is in critical condition in Memphis after he was thrown from a car and then run over by the same car.

According to CBS affiliate WREG, a domestic dispute started between a man and a woman early Wednesday morning. That's when the woman attempted to escape the situation with her child.

As she was trying to leave in her car, the man allegedly shot at the vehicle.

Local police say during the shooting, the baby somehow fell out of the car and was subsequently run over. The child was quickly transported to a nearby hospital. He is currently in critical condition.

The woman was also injured during the incident.

Police have taken both the man and woman into custody as they investigate the incident.

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