Aug 15, 2014 12:38 PM by AP
EMPIRE, La. (AP) - State police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident in Plaquemines Parish.
Trooper Melissa Matey says the accident happened around 4 a.m. Friday on La. Highway 11 near Empire.
Matey says 39-year-old Michael Czolowski, of Buras, walking south in the southbound lane when he was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene.
Matey says troopers have no information on the made or model of the vehicle involved in the accident.