Baby Girl Hit by Truck After Fall From Shopping Cart

A 22 month old infant girl was riding in the seat of a grocery cart which her parents were pushing home from the store with groceries. At one point the sidewalk narrowed; somehow the cart tipped on its side onto the roadway. The child's head was struck by the dual rear wheels of a tractor trailer truck.

Las Vegas, Nevada
September 6, 1994

Over 10,000 children fall from shopping carts each year.

Over 5,000 cause severe head injuries.

ALWAYS use restraining seat belt and never let children ride in the food basket.

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