Authorities say the crossing guard, Jarrold Reaid, suffered a broken ankle. He has been released from Northside Cherokee Hospital.
Investigators say Baruchman was running late to his drug court graduation when he struck the crossing guard. They say when they found his car, the "T" had been scraped off the rear window, and the front bumper had been removed.
Baruchman has been charged with felony hit-and-run, and his bond has been set at $15,000.