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BCPD: Toddler hit by pickup truck

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BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) -

A toddler was injured after she was hit by a pickup truck in Bossier City Tuesday evening.

Bossier City police say it happened around 5:30 p.m. in the 1500 block of Anita Street. Witnesses say a 3-year-old Maleah Thomas ran out from between two parked cars into the street. The toddler was then hit by a pickup truck.

When emergency crews arrived, Thomas was responsive. Police say she was taken to University Health with non-life threatening injuries. As of Thursday, Thomas is still recovering at the hospital and is in good condition.

Police say the driver of the pickup truck was unable to avoid hitting the child. No citations were issued.

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