31-year-old Vanessa Zamora and her 3-year-old daughter are recovering in the hospital after they were hit by a car in Tyler, Texas last Monday night.
According to KLTV, the accident occurred around 8 pm on the 200 block of South Englewood.
Police say the 3-year-old girl was running towards Zamora in the path of the car. Zamora tried to jump and move the child out of the way, but both Zamora and her daughter were hit by the car.
They were taken to a local hospital with minor injuries. The accident is still under investigation, and no citations have been issued so far.