RIVERSIDE (AP) — A Southern California jury has awarded $25 million to the family of a 4-year-old girl who was run over twice by a hit-and-run driver.

The Riverside Press-Enterprise says Riverside County jurors made the award Friday in a lawsuit filed against the driver by relatives of Mireyli Gomez.

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Attorney Greg Owens says the girl was playing in the parking lot of an apartment complex in Rubidoux in June of 2010 when a motorist backed over her with a GMC Envoy, then pulled forward and ran over her again before speeding off.

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The girl had a shattered pelvis and spent several months in the hospital.

Hugo Aguirre later pleaded guilty to misdemeanor hit-and-run causing injury. No attorney was listed in court documents for him.

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