Bossier City police have released the name of the child hit by a car in Bossier City Sunday - she was 2-year-old Carlaya Ariah Jeter
The crash happened just after 7pm Sunday (August 19) in
the 1500 block of Carver Street. Investigators say it appears the child was hit
after she walked in front of a Ford Crown Victoria as the car was pulling away
from the curb and driving off. Bossier City Fire
Department personnel transported the girl to LSU Medical Center in Shreveport where
she was pronounced dead.
Investigators say alcohol was not a factor in the crash
and it appears the crash was unavoidable.
No citations were issue to the driver.