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Pedestrian Killed in Rapides Parish Crash

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Louisiana State Police Troop E responded to a two-vehicle fatal crash on Louisiana Highway 28 near Messina Road.

Posted: Feb 4, 2021 9:34 AM

Rapides Parish – On February 3, 2021, shortly before 9:30 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop E responded to a two-vehicle fatal crash on Louisiana Highway 28 near Messina Road. This crash killed an unidentified male pedestrian.
The initial investigation revealed a pedestrian was lying in the roadway when he was struck by a westbound 2011 Honda CRV and a westbound 2014 Chevrolet Equinox. The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead on the scene.
Routine toxicology tests are pending. The crash remains under investigation.

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