BOYNTON BEACH (CBSMiami) — A 14-month old is in critical condition after a family member accidentally backed over him with his car Saturday morning at a home  in Boynton Beach, according to police.

Boynton Beach Police spokeswoman Stephanie Slater said a 24-year-old family member was backing out of the driveway at 181 N. Atlantic Drive when the car hit the child.

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A 5-year old playing with the child at the time of the accident rushed over and pulled him from underneath the car, according to Slater.

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The family member drove the boy to Bethesda Hospital, but his injuries were so severe that he was transferred to Delray Trauma Center.

According to police , charges are pending  the outcome of the investigation.

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