Young child hit by car

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - It was bad Monday night on the streets for one youngster.

Just before 8 p.m. 11 year old Kenneth Roberson was riding a scooter in the street at Live Oak and Waldburg when a car hit the child.

Metro officers say Roberson escaped with only minor injuries but an ambulance rushed him to the hospital.

They're holding him overnight. The driver, Stephon Ferguson, stopped a nearby police officer.

They're charging him with driving too fast for conditions.

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