Pedestrian killed in Duson crash identified

Fatal pedestrian crash
Posted at 5:14 AM, Sep 06, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-06 13:49:11-04

Duson Police continue to investigate a crash involving a pedestrian who is now identified as Virginia Broussard ,46, of Scott.

The initial investigation shows Broussard was driving a truck in the 1000 block of Toby Mouton Extension sometime after 1am. It appears her truck left the roadway and became disabled.

Broussard, dressed in black clothing, began walking west in an attempt to get help. She stepped into the path of another pickup truck, was struck, and died at the scene.

The driver of the other pickup truck, voluntarily submitted to a breathalyzer test and there was no indication of impairment. Duson police are continuing to investigate.