On Tuesday afternoon, a four-year-old child was struck and injured by a hit-and-run driver in an Asheville parking lot. According to WLOS ABC News Channel 13, the incident happened in the Food Lion parking lot along Smokey Park Highway at about 5:00 p.m. Very few details have been released, but initial reports indicate that the child was treated for injuries on the scene.

There has been no word on whether or not the hit-and-run driver has been apprehended, and this incident is likely still under investigation with local law enforcement officials. If you have been injured in a car accident in Asheville or in any of the nearby communities, contact the skilled and proven team at Davis Law Group, P.A. at 828-303-2842 for a free case consultation today.