Posted: Feb 6, 2013 8:10 AM by AP
PINEVILLE, La. (AP) - State police are investigating a fatal hit and run accident involving a pedestrian in Rapides Parish.
Troopers say 30-year-old Sonnie R. Thompson of Pollock was killed late Monday night when she was struck by an unknown vehicle on La. Highway 116 near Pineville.
Trooper Scott Moreau says Thompson was walking or standing in the westbound lane at the time of the collision.
After the initial collision, Moreau says Thompson was struck by at least three additional passing vehicles.