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Lafayette Police Investigating Fatal Crash

On Nov. 20, 2020 at approximately 5:30 p.m., officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a major traffic crash in the 900 Blk of La Neuville Road involving a pedestrian.

Posted: Nov 20, 2020 9:14 PM

Lafayette, La. - On Nov. 20, 2020 at approximately 5:30 p.m., officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a major traffic crash in the 900 Blk of La Neuville Road involving a pedestrian.

The victim was walking, and entered the roadway near the intersection of La Neuville Road and Kaiser Drive. Once here, the victim was struck by the vehicle.

The victim has been identified as Mr. Frank Jacob, 88, of Lafayette.

The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the vehicle was transported to the police department for an interview with investigators.

This investigation is ongoing.

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