Driver Accused Of Hitting Pedestrian Intentionally
December 13, 2011, 5:58 AM
RAPID CITY, SD -
Police in Rapid City believe the driver of a car intentionally hit a pedestrian Monday evening, sending the victim to the hospital.
Fifty-year-old Calvin Alexander is charged with aggravated assault and DUI.
Police say he hit 28-year-old Ernest Little Thunder just before 6:00 p.m. on E. St. Joseph Street.
Little Thunder has non-life threatening injuries.
Police Sgt. Brian Blenner says Alexander was driving in reverse when he intentionally struck Little Thunder. He says the two men know each other.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.