18-month-old hit by car in Anne Arundel County

(WJLA) - An 18-month-old boy was critically injured Thursday morning when he was hit and run over by a car in the driveway of an Anne Arundel County home.

Fire officials say that the boy was injured at a home in the 1200 block of Mt. Zion Marlboro Road in Lothian. The boy was airlifted to a pediatric trauma center with life-threatening injuries.

Authorities are investigating how the child was hit. An Anne Arundel County Police spokesman said that the child was either in front of or under the car when it began moving.