UPDATE: Lafayette police release photo of vehicle that struck pedestrian

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Lafayette police are searching for a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run Sunday evening behind the Lafayette Children’s Museum.

One pedestrian reported injuries the authorities following the incident.

She was treated at the scene, she told KLFY.

“People were out in the streets running like crazy,” she said today. 

Lafayette Police Department spokesman Karl Ratcliff said the driver of an older model SUV drove through the crowd attending Festival International, swiping a vehicle and then left the scene.

Police are trying to track down the vehicle, which has been described as an older model blue Chevy Tahoe with a maroon front right fender.

Witnesses say the vehicle was last seen heading north on the Evangeline Thruway to I-10. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Lafayette Police Department at (337) 291-8600.

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