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Pedestrian hit on I-10 in Crowley dies

Posted at 2:14 PM, Jan 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-11 15:14:02-05

Crowley Police say the victim of a pedestrian involved crash over the weekend has died.

Police Chief Jimmy Broussard says that the victim in Sunday’s crash has been identified as 66-year-old Alejandro Cores Ayalah of Crowley.

Ayalah was taken to a hospital where he later died that night. Police say Ayalah walked from the access road, known as VFW Drive, and into the path of an oncoming vehicle on I-10.

Family  confirmed to police that Ayalah suffered from dementia.

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