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Road now open as LPD continues to investigate pedestrian-involved crash

Posted at 2:30 PM, Apr 01, 2023

UPDATE: The roadway is now open.

According to LPD, the pedestrian is still in critical condition getting treatment at an area hospital.

Lafayette Police are on the scene of a major vehicle crash involving a pedestrian.

The crash occurred on the 1500 block of Moss Street just after 1:00 p.m.

Preliminary investigation indicates the pedestrian was attempting to cross Moss Street traveling westbound, and was struck by a vehicle traveling southbound.

The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. Moss Street from East Willow to Evergreen Street is completely closed off.

Vehicles should avoid the area and seek an alternate route.

KATC will keep you updated as more information becomes available.