Toddler hit by car in NH suffered head injuries

HILLSBOROUGH, N.H. (AP) — Police say a 3-year-old New Hampshire boy who was struck by a car as he was walking away from a day-care center suffered head injuries.

Police said the boy was on a sidewalk holding his mother’s hand when the vehicle jumped the curb and hit him Wednesday afternoon. He is recovering at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center.

The driver of the car, 24-year-old Katlynn Hollinsworth of Hillsborough, was arraigned Thursday on charges of aggravated driving while intoxicated and first-degree assault. Her bond was set at $10,000. It wasn’t immediately known if she had a lawyer. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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