Child injured after being hit by car

ROANE COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT)-- A 2-year-old was sent to the hospital after being hit by a car Sunday afternoon.

It happened just after 12:30 on Sugar Grove Valley Rd. in Harriman.

According to the Roane County Sheriff's Department, the accident happened on private property. Authorities are investigating the incident.

The condition of the child is unknown at this time, but authorities say the child was alert.

Stay with Local 8 News as more information becomes available.

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