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Lafayette Police investigating fatal hit and run near Pont des Mouton Road

Posted at 10:06 PM, Oct 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-01 23:48:48-04

Lafayette Police are investigating a fatal hit and run tonight involving a bicyclist on the I-49 Frontage Road near East Pont des Mouton Road.

According to Lafayette Police Spokesperson Bridgette Dugas, the cyclist was struck by a vehicle that then fled. The cyclist was transported to a local hospital where they died from their injuries.

Police have no information on the vehicle at this time.

This is an ongoing investigation.