LAFAYETTE —A Lafayette teen was in critical condition after he was hit by a truck while walking near the 2700 block of Northeast Evangeline Thruway over the weekend, officials said.
The 17-year-old, who was not identified, was hit at around 2:15 a.m. Sunday by a truck whose driver did not stop, Lafayette police Cpl. Paul Mouton said.
Mouton said the truck was traveling north on the Evangeline Thruway frontage road when it struck the teen.
Police are asking anyone with information to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS.