SURGOINSVILLE — Around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office responded to an accident at 2626 Stanley Valley Road in Surgoinsville on a report of an injured infant.
Upon arrival, deputies determined that Marty Hickman, 48, Surgoinsville, was driving in the driveway of the residence and struck a 17-month-old child.
The child was flown to a medical facility via helicopter and was later determined to have non-life threatening injuries.
Hickman submitted to a blood alcohol test and was released at the scene. The investigation is ongoing.
No other details are available.