WALKER – A 1-year-old died at an area hospital this evening (July 12) after he was struck by a vehicle earlier in the day.
The toddler was identified as Tavein Parker, who turned a year old July 3, according to the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office.
The incident occurred around 2 p.m., according to Lori Steele, spokesperson for the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office.
The toddler was hit by a vehicle on private property, she said.
"The circumstances of the incident are under investigation," Steele said in a release.