A toddler that was injured in a Morgan County car accident Tuesday died Thursday morning.
Alyssa Nicole Johnson, 2, was in the car with her mother, Lisa Ritter, of Piqua, Ohio, Tuesday evening when her mother lost control of her 2003 Chevrolet Impala and hit a tree, state police said in a news release. The two were taken to Morgan County Appalachian Regional Hospital in West Liberty.
Alyssa was flown to the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital, where she died, according a release from Coroner Gary Ginn.
Ritter was released with minor injuries and then arrested, police said. She was charged with assault, driving under the influence and possession of a controlled substance.
Additional charges are pending, police said.