Lafayette Man Killed in Traffic Crash at 1800 W. University Avenue

Officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a major traffic crash in the 1800 Block of W. University Avenue on December 8 at approximately 12:45 am.

Posted: Dec 8, 2020 8:59 AM

Officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a major traffic crash in the 1800 Blk of W. University Avenue on December 8 at approximately 12:45 am.

The investigation revealed that one vehicle was traveling southbound in the 1800 block of W. University Avenue. The second vehicle was traveling northbound in the inside lane on the 1800 block of W. University Avenue. For unknown reasons, the first vehicle crossed the center line and impacted the second vehicle.

The driver of the first vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The victim of the crash has been identified as Joseph Bossier, 46, of Lafayette, La.

This investigation is ongoing.

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