Alleged Drunk Driver Faces Assault Charge

A man accused of driving drunk and hitting a little Danville girl with his truck is facing new charges.

Investigators have now charged 55-year-old Jerry Curtis with first-degree assault.

Police say seven-year-old Rayvn McKitric was hit by Curtis' truck as she was trying to cross Wilderness Road in front of her home last week.

Family members say Rayvn may have to spend Christmas in the hospital.

Curtis is now in jail.

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