LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A child was sent to Kosair Hospital Saturday night after being struck by a suspected drunk driver in the 3600 block of Dena Drive in South Louisville.
Police say Thor Bhattari, 29, was driving under the influence and speeding when he apparently made a wide turn onto Dena Drive and hit the child, who was on a bicycle.
According to reports, the child was thrown from the bike and suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Police say Bhattari drove about another 100 yards before running off the roadway and damaging power lines.
Bhattari has been charged with aggravated DUI.