Posted: Sep 22, 2009 2:03 PM by sleonard
On September 22, 2009, at approximately 1:23 am, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to the southbound lane of Highway 90 near its intersection with Southpark Rd, regarding a traffic incident. According to investigators, the victim, an 18 year old male, was riding in the bed of a pickup truck when for unknown reasons fell out and onto the roadway. The pickup was traveling southbound at the time of the incident.
The crash remains under investigation by the Lafayette Police Department traffic Unit. The identity of the victim is being withheld pending the notification of the next of kin.