From KPLC Staff:
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC)-A 2-year-old child was rushed to the hospital Thursday evening after being hit by a pickup truck. Lake Charles Police say the incident happened in the 2600 block of General Patton Street at 5:53pm. Police say the child suffered potentially life threatening injuries. No word on the child's condition. Police say the driver of the pickup showed no signs of impairment, but toxicology testing will be conducted.