Child dies after being hit by car in Century, Florida

Northwest Florida
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UPDATE (9:00pm) — According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the child has died after being hit by a car in Century. 

According to the Florida Highway Patrol accident report, the 4-year-old boy was in a parking lot at 7105 Jefferson Avenue when a vehicle driven by Alberta Knight, 66, hit him. 

The boy was flown to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola where he was later pronounced dead. 

The charges against Knight are still pending, according to the FHP report. 

CENTURY, Fla. (WKRG) — A child has been seriously injured after being hit by a car in Century, Florida, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. 

The accident happened at 6:25 p.m. on Jefferson Avenue and Duncan Lane. 

Troopers say the 6-year-old was taken to Sacred Heart Hospital via medevac with serious injuries

This is a developing story. We will update this story once more information comes in. 


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