An SUV hit an eight-year-old boy Tuesday, sending him to the hospital.
Knoxville police say the child ran in front of the vehicle on Breda Drive in North Knoxville.
Paramedics took him to UT Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. Police notified his parents, who met him at the hospital.
The driver of the SUV is facing several charges, including careless driving. The investigation is ongoing.