A child was struck by an automobile Saturday as she attempted to cross Hustonville Road, police said.
Jessica Coomer, 12, of 180 Curtis Road, Gravel Switch, was reportedly hit as she was walking across the road near the Highland Court and Randolph Hill intersection.
She was struck by a northbound 1995 Chevrolet Suburban driven by Barbra A. Weichart, 37, of 1875 Harrodsburg Road, Danville, according to a police report.
Jessica was taken by the Boyle County Emergency Medical Service to Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center for treatment.
After the child was hurt, Weichart stopped immediately and rendered aid, the report stated.|None***