Driver sought after south AL 8-year-old hit by vehicle

Driver sought after south AL 8-year-old hit by vehicle

GENEVA COUNTY, AL (WSFA) - An 8-year-old was struck by a vehicle in Samson and authorities are still searching for the driver.

According to Geneva County Sheriff Tony Helms, the incident happened Friday night. Helms also confirmed the 8-year-old is special needs.

No other information including the extent of the child's injuries has been released at this time.

We are working with the sheriff's department and Samson Police Department to get more information.

The Samson Police Department has taken over the investigation.

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