Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Vehicle Last Night in Lafayette
Sad news to report as a pedestrian was struck and killed while walking alongside a roadway in Lafayette last night.
According to the Lafayette Police Department, the accident occurred around 8:21 pm in the 5100 block of W. Congress Street. (That is near the intersection of W. Congress and Le Violon Road.)
A male pedestrian was struck while walking next to the roadway. The victim succumbed to his injuries, LPD said.
The deceased has been identified as 43-year-old Ronald Keith Williams Jr. of Duson, Louisiana.
Lafayette Police Traffic Investigators are investigating the incident and more information will be released once available.