Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Shreveport

Pedestrian hit by vehicle after stepping into traffic

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A pedestrian is recovering on Tuesday evening after stepping into traffic.

Crews got the call just after 11 p.m. to the 5600 block of Hearne Avenue. That’s between Essex Street and Virginia Avenue.

The victim was sent to a Shreveport hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the car was stopped by police a short time later.

Citations are pending, according to police on the scene. An investigation is underway.

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