EBRSO: Child dies after being struck by vehicle in 'tragic accid - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

EBRSO: Child dies after being struck by vehicle in 'tragic accident'

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a child who was struck by a vehicle.

The 18-month-old boy was struck Wednesday evening in the 24000 block of Eubanks. According to Casey Hicks with EBRSO, it is believe that the child was backed over.

Hicks said detectives currently believe the incident was a tragic accident.

The child was taken to the hospital by family and later died from their injuries.

EBRSO said the incident is under investigation.

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