Napoleonville boy, 4, struck, killed by car pulling into driveway

A 4-year-old boy died Monday after being struck by a car pulling into the driveway of a home in Pierre Part, Assumption Parish Sheriff Mike Waguespack said.

Sheriff’s deputies responded shortly before noon Monday to a 911 call from 132 Cousin St., where the incident happened. The driver pulling into the driveway did not see the child, deputies said.

The child was taken to Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City where he died from his injuries.

The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office is continuing the investigation with the assistance of the Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office. The driver hasn’t been booked at this time, deputies said.