SEVIERVILLE, Tennessee (WDEF) – Troopers are still looking for the hit and run driver suspected of hitting and killing a 13 month old child on Wednesday.
It happened around 10 AM on Highway 441 in Sevier County in the town of Seymour.
A witness told WVLT news that she saw a toddler playing on the side of the road with no adult around.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the location of the suspect vehicle and an arrest.
They are looking for a 2005-08 Red Pontiac Vibe 4-door.
Witnesses say the car fled after striking the child.
UPDATE SEVIER COUNTY: THP OFFERS $5,000 REWARD IN FATAL HIT & RUN CRASH THAT KILLED A 13 MONTH OLD BABY. pic.twitter.com/ppcshzs0tj
— TN Highway Patrol (@TNHighwayPatrol) September 21, 2017