Child Hit By Vehicle In Pulaski County

A 4 year old child is in the U.K. hospital after being hit while crossing a street in Pulaski County.

The accident happened at the intersection of Sycamore and McKinley Streets in Somerset.

4-year-old Joshua Griffin was airlifted to UK.

Police say the driver, 18 year old Brandon Botzman, tried to avoid the child, but couldn't.

Police say he swerved and ended up running into a tree.

Botzman was treated at the scene.

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