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Child hit by truck, expected to survive

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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -

A 1-year-old child is recovering after being run over by a truck on Saturday evening.

It happened around at the Pines Apartments in the 8000 block of Line Avenue around 7p.m.

Police say the parents had left the child unattended in the parking lot.

The 1-year-old was taken to the hospital, luckily with injuries that were not life-threatening.

Police say the driver cooperated with them and was not ticketed, but the investigation continues. 

Police say their juvenile detectives are looking into a possible charge of improper care of a child.

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