Toddler hospitalized after being hit by vehicle - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Toddler hospitalized after being hit by vehicle

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

A 2-year-old was injured in a collision with a car near an auction Saturday morning in Paducah.

Deputies say it happened on Nace Lane near Olivet Church Road.

At the time of the collision, officers say an auction was going on, and there was a large crowd gathered.

The investigation showed that a Paducah woman began to back up her vehicle when her 2-year-old child became trapped underneath the front tire.

The 2-year-old was airlifted to Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital. There's no word on his condition.

The woman was taken to Lourdes for non-life threatening injuries and released.

Deputies were assisted on scene by Mercy EMS, Concord Fire department and Hendron Fire Department.

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