The Franklin County Sheriff's office said a child killed in a crash Tuesday night was not in a car seat.
The SUV the child was in was traveling on I64 when it experienced mechanical problems and hit a rock wall.
The driver and the child were thrown from the vehicle.
The driver was taken to the University of Kentucky hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Deputies said none of the four adults in the SUV were wearing seat belts.
One other passenger was taken to the hospital to be treated.