Posted: Jun 3, 2013 9:10 PM
Updated: Jun 3, 2013 9:44 PM
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 3, 2013 at approximately 4:28 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 700 Block of Courrege Street, New Iberia in reference to an unconscious female lying in the roadway. The incident was reported by an individual who was backing out of their drive way and observed the female in the roadway. The female was then transported to a local hospital where it was determined she had no signs consistent with life and was pronounced dead.
Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit are working with the Iberia Parish Coroner's Office on the investigation. An exact cause of death is pending an autopsy.