Scotland, LA Auto Accident, Sept 1932

Boy’s Leg Broken by Hit-and-Run Driver

Junius Johnson, 17 years of age, was struck by a passing motorist yesterday afternoon on the Bayou Sara road one mile north of Scotland and his leg was broken. The driver of the automobile, according to information from the sheriff’s office, was a woman and did not stop after the accident.

Johnson was said to have been walking down the left-hand side of the road judged from the direction the alleged hit-and-run driver was going and the automobile that struck him pulled over to the left to pass another car.

Johnson was taken to Our Lady of the Lake sanitarium in another automobile.

Advocate, Baton Rouge, LA 6 Sept 1932