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PALM HARBOR, Fla. (WTSP) -- A 2-year-old girl lost both her legs in alawnmower accident in the West Lake Village subdivision of Palm HarborWednesday evening.

The child's father was on a riding lawnmower when the girl camerunning in front of him, according to Palm Harbor Fire Rescue. The childreportedly fell and the father couldn't stop in time, running hisdaughter over.

Fire Rescue says both of the child's legs were immediately amputated below the knees, along with part of her hand.

The girl was taken to Tampa General Hospital. Her parents are being treated for hysteria.