1-year-old in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle in Louisiana

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LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a crash that happened around 9:00 p.m. in the Ille de Canne area where a child was struck by a vehicle.

Captain John Mowell tells News 10 the 1-year old was transported to a local hospital and is currently listed in critical condition.

Mowell says one suspect, Joseph Broussard, was arrested and faces charges of OWI first offense, felony hit and run and first-degree vehicular negligent injuring.

We will continue to follow this developing story and provide updates as new information becomes available.

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