Shoppers and employees make their way across the parking lot of the Market Basket in Chelsea. Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe (Business, Ross)
Shoppers and employees make their way across the parking lot of the Market Basket in Chelsea.
The Boston Globe

SEABROOK, N.H. (AP) — Police say 12-year-old girl was struck by a car while attending a Market Basket protest in Seabrook, New Hampshire.

Police said the accident happened at about 6 p.m. Thursday. Police said the girl was seriously injured. A hospital spokeswoman said the child was admitted in stable condition. The girl’s name was not released.

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Investigators said the incident did not appear to be intentional and that the driver is cooperating with authorities as the accident is investigated.

The New England grocery store chain is embroiled in a family feud featuring two cousins who have been at odds for decades.

Workers are demanding the reinstatement of former CEO Arthur T. Demoulas, whom they credit with keeping prices low, treating them well and guiding the company’s success.