ST. PETERSBURG -- A baby girl died in St. Petersburg after her father accidentally ran her over Thursday with a sports utility vehicle, police said.
The accident occurred around 6:52 p.m. in the 600 block of 13th Avenue South. Police said Kriziyah Brown was standing behind a Dodge Durango parked in the driveway of the home. The age of the child was not given.
Her father Kristian Brown, 22, was backing the vehicle out of the driveway and did not know his daughter was standing behind it, police said.
The vehicle ran over her, unbeknownst to the father who started to drive away until he was informed of the accident by the mother standing nearby.
The child died at the scene.