Child Hit By Vehicle

Knoxville (WVLT) - A six year old girl is in critical condition after she was hit by a car Monday evening.

Authorities say just before six Monday evening, six year old Ashley Augustine ran from between two parked cars on Reed Street in front of a late model Crown Victoria driven by Tribia Simpson of Alliance Drive.

Authorities say Simpson was unable to avoid the accident.

Augustine was taken to UT Medical Center.

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