Child struck by vehicle in hit-and-run, police in Louisiana searching for Jeep possibly involved

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Possible vehicle in hit-and-run SOURCE: Kenner police

KENNER, La. (WDSU) — A child was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene Sunday night, according to the Kenner Police Department.

The hit-and-run occurred around 6:35 p.m. in the 600 block of Vintage Drive.

The vehicle in the picture is believed to be the vehicle to have struck the child and fled the scene.

The vehicle is reported to be a newer model Jeep, white or silver in color with black rims.

The child is currently being treated at an area hospital for head injuries.

Anyone with information on the location of the vehicle and the driver is asked to contact the Kenner Police Department at 504-712-2222.

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