SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — A car hit two children at a busy Shreveport intersection.
It happened at 5:27 p.m. Tuesday at Lakeshore Drive at Hearne Avenue, Caddo 911 dispatch records show.
Injured were a 12-year-old girl and a 10-year-old boy, authorities say.
The youths were crossing at the intersection of the two 4-lane streets at the time.
The 12-year-old was struck by the car then another vehicle, authorities said.
The driver of the car that hit both children was detained while authorities investigated whether that person has a proper driver’s license, according to officers on the scene.