LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY)- The pedestrian killed just before 9 p.m. on Thursday night has been identified as 46-year-old Clement A. Fruge Jr.
Lafayette Police responded to a major crash involving a pedestrian and one vehicle in the 1000 block of S. College Road.
“The pedestrian entered the roadway for unknown reasons and was struck by a vehicle,” the Lafayette Police Department said.
Fruge was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Impairment has been determined to not be a factor for the driver of the vehicle.
No citations have been issued. Circumstances surrounding the accident are being investigated by LPD Traffic Division.