Minor struck by vehicle on Highway 30; condition unknown
GONZALES - Police are investigating a traffic incident involving a juvenile who was hit by a vehicle on Highway 30 Saturday morning.
The accident occurred near Highway 30's intersection with Purpera when the minor was attempting to cross the road and an oncoming vehicle that was traveling westbound hit the child.
The minor was brought to a local hospital for treatment and the extent of their injuries is unknown.
According to a witness, the driver tried their best to avoid hitting the child.
No charges are expected to be filed.
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