Bossier teen hit by truck dies

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) –The Bossier City Police Department has been informed that 14-year old Briana Smith of Blanchard, who was struck by a pickup truck back on Wednesday, July 7 in Bossier City, has died.

The teen was hit on Preston Blvd. in Bossier by the driver of a passing truck which investigators identified as 20-year-old Demetrius Baxter of Bossier City, Louisiana while she was in the process of getting out of a vehicle.

As of last check, investigators do not plan to charge Baxter.

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