Posted: Mar 26, 2013 7:59 AM by AP
SUNSET, La. (AP) - State police have identified the pedestrian killed in a traffic crash as 28-year-old Jerome Woodley of Opelousas.
Troopers said 59-year-old Guilliam Leger of Opelousas was driving a car south on I-49 service early Sunday morning when he struck a pedestrian wearing dark clothing that was walking south in the lane of travel.
Woodley was struck from behind by Leger's vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the St. Landry Parish coroner.
The crash remains under investigation.