A young Perry County boy has died after being hit by a vehicle.
That's according to the Jefferson County coroner in Louisville.
The accident happened Sunday afternoon on 7th Street in Cannelton. Authorities closed down the road while a medical helicopter was brought in.
Police say 11-year-old Lucian Knotts ran out in front of a vehicle driven by 21-year-old Cory James.
Knotts was airlifted to Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville.
The coroner says Knotts died Monday afternoon from the injuries he received in the accident.
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