Lexington, KY (December 6, 2023) – A young child was hospitalized following a vehicle collision on Monday, December 4. The incident occurred in the vicinity of Edythe J. Hayes Middle School, though not on school grounds.
According to reports, the accident happened Monday afternoon. A driver, there to pick up another student, struck the child. The impact caused the child to suffer scrapes and bruises after hitting the road. Emergency responders transported the child to the hospital for further evaluation and treatment.
Investigations into the cause and circumstances of the incident are currently underway by local authorities.