Suspect sought in hit-and-run that left a 14-year-old in critica - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Suspect sought in hit-and-run that left a 14-year-old in critical condition

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Louisiana State Police is looking for a suspect in a hit and run case that left a 14-year-old in critical condition.

The incident took place shortly before 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 17.

State Police say that two pedestrians were walking southbound on LA 43, north of LA 442 in Livingston Parish. At the same time, an unknown vehicle was traveling northbound on the same highway.

As the unknown vehicle attempted to pass another vehicle, it hit the 14-year-old pedestrian, made a U-turn, and fled the scene going southbound on LA 43.

Witnesses say that the vehicle may be a dark, newer model GMC or Chevrolet pickup that could possibly have damage to its front end, and a broken left headlight.

The crash remains under investigation, but if you have any information regarding this incident, call Louisiana State Police Troop A at 225-754-8500.

Copyright WAFB 2015. All Rights Reserved.

Powered by Frankly