Monday night a Lydia man was killed while attempting to cross La highway 85 on foot. Fifty eight year old James Nguyen was struck by a vehicle driven by Loretta Broussard while attempting to cross La Highway 85.
Troopers said Nguyen was wearing dark clothing and not crossing at an intersection or crosswalk when struck.
Nguyen was pronounced dead at the scene. Broussard was uninjured. The crash remains under investigation for factors of impairment.