July 30, 2013 7:21 AM
Just before 2:30 Tuesday morning, 25 year old Jeremy J. Little of Kaplan lost his life. Little was walking southbound on La 700 when he was struck by 31 year old Charles Milton of Sunset in a 2004 Dodge Ram.
Little was wearing dark clothes on a roadway with... more »
January 17, 2013 7:30 AM
St. Landry investigators have identified 32 year old Carlos Weston of Opelousas as the fatality in the vehicle crash on I-49 northbound. Weston was hit on I-49 just before 3 Thursday morning. Weston was attempting to cross I-49 from the east service road just before exit 18 in Opelousas. The... more »
October 9, 2012 7:33 AM
ANACOCO, La. (AP) - State police say an 84-year-old Hornbeck man was struck and killed by car as he walked on U.S. Highway 171. The accident happened at around 5 a.m. Monday. Troopers say Robert Edward Michalk was walking in the middle of the outside lane of U.S. 171 when... more »
May 14, 2012 10:29 AM
Last night, a Palmetto man died on the side of US Highway 71 north of Lebeau.
On May 18, 2012, Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a fatal crash that happened at 8:36 p.m. 25-year-old Eric Franklin of Baton Rouge was driving a 2006 Nissan Altima, headed south, on... more »
April 9, 2012 6:02 AM
SULPHUR, La. (AP) - Sulphur Parks and Recreation Director Norman Farr says the city's newest park should be completed by Dec. 1. The Grove at Heritage Square will be a pedestrian park. The American Press reports - unlike the city's other parks - it won't have playground equipment or ball... more »
March 12, 2012 7:42 AM
LEESVILLE, La. (AP) - A 19-year-old man has been booked with vehicular homicide in connection with the traffic death of a pedestrian on U.S. Highway 171 in Vernon Parish. Louisiana State Police identified the pedestrian as 21-year-old Trevor R. Phillips of Osceola, Mo. The accident happened around 11:30 p.m. Saturday... more »
February 22, 2012 5:11 AM
At approximately 2:46 this morning on 6879 Johnston Street near Aqueduct Rd, a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle. According to witnesses the person was hit by someone driving a white pick up truck. No further details at this time, state police are investigating. More details to come on... more »
February 13, 2012 10:44 AM
MANSURA, La. (AP) - State police say a car hit and killed a pedestrian wearing black when he walked into Louisiana Highway 115 near Hessmer in Avoyelles Parish. The driver was not cited, but the accident is still being investigated. Trooper Scott Moreau says 76-year-old Wilbert J. Ducote of Mansura... more »
February 9, 2012 10:55 AM
DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (AP) - State police are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian. The accident occurred shortly before 7 p.m. Wednesday La. Highway 16 in Livingston Parish. Troopers say a pickup driven by 46-year-old James Cowell of Walker was traveling southbound when it struck a pedestrian lying in... more »
January 9, 2012 10:06 AM
PORT ALLEN, La. (AP) - State police say a 39-year-old Port Allen woman was killed when she walked into the path of an oncoming car. Troopers say 36-year-old James Craven of Port Allen was westbound on U.S. Highway 190 near La. Highway 1145 just before 2 a.m. Sunday when Elodia... more »
November 8, 2011 7:21 PM
A pedestrian was killed Monday night while walking along a frontage road near Centerville, while his children were with him.
It was just a little after 8 o'clock Monday night and very dark along the frontage road of Highway 90, and that's when 40-year-old Lester Redeaux was struck by... more »
October 16, 2011 10:10 AM
A pedestrian is in critical condition after being hit by a car Saturday evening.
It happened around 9:30pm on Highway 90 in Midland when the vehicle tried to avoid the pedestrian. State Troopers say the pedestrian sustained critical injuries and was transported by Air-Med to Our Lady of Lourdes.... more »
October 11, 2011 1:06 AM
The pedestrian struck by an accused drunk driver this weekend in downtown Lafayette remains in critical condition.
23 year old Eddie Dubois is suffering from severe brain injuries and has been in and out of a coma.
"This is my worst nightmare," said Eddie's mom Kathy, who has... more »
March 1, 2011 6:35 PM
Update: The 11-year old boy is in critical condition.
There's a report of a car hitting a pedestrian in Youngsville. It happened at the intersection of Young Street and Terrebonne. All we know is that it may be a juvenile who was hit. We have a crew... more »
February 8, 2011 12:00 PM
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 7, 2011 at approximately 4:16 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 900 block of Bank Street in reference to a 13 year old male being struck by a passing vehicle. According to deputies the 13 year old stepped... more »
January 27, 2011 5:41 PM
Our Lady of Lourdes is having a blood drive for one of the road workers injured on the job in Sunset involved in a traffic accident in Sunset on Tuesday. Shane Eads was critically injured when a truck slammed into him while working on a manwhole on Highway 93.
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November 13, 2010 12:14 AM
The Lafayette Police Department is investigating a pedestrian accident on 11th Street near Hazel Dr.
The accident took place shortly after 10:00 Friday evening, and officials say that at least one person was transported to a local hospital.
The extent of the victims injuries are unknown at this... more »
November 3, 2010 11:44 AM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A 54-year-old man was killed when he tried to cross Airline Highway in Baton Rouge and was hit by a truck. Baton Rouge police say the accident occurred around 7:20 p.m. Tuesday. Police say the driver of the pickup, 35-year-old Shawn Sterling of Baton Rouge,... more »
October 18, 2010 12:18 PM
The search is on for a hit and run driver, who killed a pedestrian early this morning. Louisiana State Police Troop I is investigating the fatal hit and run crash on LA 182.
It happened at 4:16 a.m. Troopers say an unknown vehicle was traveling east on LA 182.... more »
October 12, 2010 10:50 AM
A New Iberia man is killed crossing the street in Lafayette. It happened on October 11, 2010, at approximately 7:00 pm. Lafayette Police responded to the intersection of Johnston Street and Stewart Street. According to traffic investigators, a gray Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling east on Johnston Street when for... more »
September 6, 2010 2:20 PM
UPDATE- A man in Duson was struck by a vehicle as he was on the sidewalk on Avenue B and Fourth. We've learned the pedestrian is Randy Bourque. He is in his 40s and according to his family, he has broken ribs, a broken collar bone, a concussion and a... more »
September 6, 2010 12:33 AM
A pedestrian is struck by a vehicle in Duson.
It happened around 8:30 in the 200-block of 4th street. The victim was transported by Acadian Ambulance and is said to have critical injuries.
Neighbors we spoke to say this is an incident they've feared for a while. Kyle... more »
September 2, 2010 5:39 PM
A pedestrian struck by a vehicle on the N. University off ramp of I-10 in Scott, has died from his injuries. Alfred Francis was hit on August 29. Police say the vehicle was approaching the off ramp when Francis stepped in its path for an unknown reason. He suffered injuries... more »
August 30, 2010 5:59 PM
On the evening of Sunday August 29, 2010 at approximately 10:36pm, officers with Lafayette Police Department responded to a major vehicle crash involving a pedestrian. The location of the crash was on Westbound Interstate 10, near the intersection of University Avenue. The vehicle involved was traveling westbound on Interstate 10,... more »
August 30, 2010 2:19 PM
Lafayette Police are investigating an early morning crash on I-10 near Mile Marker 101. Police responded to reports of an accident involving a car and a pedestrian. The pedestrian has not been identified but remains in critical condition. There were no citations issued. The case is currently under investigation.
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May 15, 2010 10:08 PM
Pedestrian Killed in Crash
Evangeline Parish- Last night, Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a single vehicle pedestrian crash on LA 757 near Ronald Road that claimed the life of a Lake Charles woman.
According to investigating troopers, on May 14, 2010, at 11:00 p.m., a... more »
May 11, 2010 9:57 AM
ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - A Lafayette man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for killing a mother and her daughters with his vehicle. Justin Paul Brouillete, 23, pleaded guilty Monday to three counts of vehicular homicide in the deaths of JoAnn Issac and her two daughters, Brittany Isaac... more »
April 22, 2010 5:22 PM
One person is recovering tonight after being hit by a car.
It happened around 4 this afternoon at Johnston and Ambasssador Caffrey.
The pedestrian was crossing Johnston Street when the car struck him. He's said to have minor to moderate injuries.
The pedestrian will be ticketed for... more »
April 11, 2010 10:35 PM
A pedestrian is hit and killed in St. Mary Parish. State Police say 52-year old Danny Gautreaux of Patterson had just run out of gas. He was hit by a Ford Taurus after leaving his truck and walking against the flow of traffic. It happened on the Highway 90 frontage... more »
January 21, 2010 3:41 PM
Carencro- Today, Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a fatal crash in which a Lafayette man was killed when he was struck by an 18-wheeler on I-49 northbound near milepost 7.5.
Killed in the crash was twenty nine year old William Guillory of Lafayette. Guillory was walking north on... more »
January 4, 2010 10:00 AM
Breaux Bridge Detectives have now made an arrest in connection to a hit in run incident which occurred on New Year's Day on Mills Ave. As a result of the hit and run 53 year old Robin Hinrichs of Breaux Bridge die. Breaux Bridge Detectives have arrested 49 year Sidney... more »
December 4, 2009 11:13 AM
4:10 pm Update:
Unable to identify the white female victim. The deceased is only identified as a white female possibly in her 40's wearing navy blue sweat pants, navy blue zip up hooded jacket with white collar inlay and white inlet sleeves with red Christmas style socks. Anyone with... more »
November 26, 2009 12:24 PM
A Franklin man was struck from behind and killed while walking along La 87 in Jeanerette last night (November 25, 2009). According to Troopers a Jeanerette man failed to properly negotiate the curve he was traveling and drove off the roadway. It was the attempt to re-enter the roadway when... more »