BICKNELL, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – An 8-year-old child was killed after being hit by a vehicle in Bicknell.
The accident happened around 6: 30 pm in Bicknell along SR 67 at the intersection of Alexander Street.
Police identified the child as Micah Chambers of Bicknell and the man who struck the child as Joey McDaniel of Pineville, Louisiana.
The child was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital and pronounced dead around 8:30 pm.
A preliminary investigation shows the child was crossing the roadway from McDonald’s to a local skate rink.
The accident is still under investigation.