UPDATE, 11/10/22, 9:06 A.M.: The pedestrian killed has been identified as Brandon Dewayne Wilkinson, 34 of Pollock. Intoxication is not suspected in the crash. The investigation is ongoing.

ORIGINAL, 11/9/22, 7:50 P.M.: LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — A person attempting to cross the Evangeline Thruway Wednesday night in Lafayette, died after being struck by a vehicle.

Police say it happened just after 6 p.m. on the frontage road of the 2000 block of the NW Evangeline Thruway.

The male victim, so far, has not been identified.

No additional information was released by police including if the driver fled the scene or remained in the area until officers arrived.

We will continue to follow this story and give updates as they become available.