Authorities seek driver who struck 3-year-old and father

Ponca City Now - May 28, 2015 10:51 am

SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) – Oklahoma authorities are searching for a driver who they say ran over and killed a 3-year-old child.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says troopers were searching for the suspect Thursday morning. Troopers say the child’s father was pushing a stroller along the side of a Shawnee road late Wednesday night when a white car struck both of them.

Their identities haven’t been released.

Troopers tell KWTV-TV the father was treated for injuries and released. Authorities say they have a person of interest but haven’t released a description of the suspect.

 

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