Child hit getting off school bus in Lafayette


Lafayette Police responded to a report of a child being hit by a vehicle Wednesday afternoon on Macon Road at its intersection with St. Jules Street.

It happened at 3 p.m. Police said the victim is a 14-year-old girl.

Corporal Bridgette Dugas said the teen was transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries.

She said the child’s condition is listed as stable.

The driver, Dugas said, was not issued a citation on scene due to standard operations followed by the bus driver.

An investigation into the crash is on-going.

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