Driver sought in local hit-run; victim, 12, recovering

Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a hit and run in Lake Charles.

Deputies say around 7 p.m. on Tuesday, a car hit a 12-year-old boy on Salmon Street. Witnesses say the driver then drove away, leaving the boy in the street. The victim is recovering with a broken ankle.

The vehicle is described as silver with black trim. Call the Sheriff's Office at 491-3605 with any information on this case.

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