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UPDATE: Victim in fatal pedestrian accident has been identified

Fatal pedestrian crash
Posted at 12:01 AM, Oct 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-10-18 11:20:14-04

Lafayette Police have identified the victim of last night’s crash as Ronald Keith Williams Jr., 43 of Duson.

Lafayette Police continue to investigate the fatal crash involving a pedestrian that took place Monday evening.

The crash occurred around 8:21 p.m. in the 500 block of West Congress Street.

According to authorities, a male pedestrian was hit while walking alongside the roadway.

The victim died as a result of the crash, LPD says.

Lafayette Police Traffic Investigators continue to investigate. More information will be released when available.