Authorities identified 33-year-old Tracie J Trosclair as the woman who lost her life after being struck by a vehicle on Wednesday morning in Scott.
The fatal auto-pedestrian crash took place near the intersection of the 6900 block of Cameron Street and Andres Road going towards Scott at about 2:50 a.m. According to the investigation reports, the woman was in the roadway facing east when a pickup going east on US 90 a pickup hit the woman near the centerline.
She suffered major injuries and was declared dead at the scene by the Lafayette Parish Coroner’s Office. Impairment on the part of the woman is unknown, but a standard toxicology sample was obtained for analysis.
The driver of the pickup was not suspected to be impaired at the time of the collision, but voluntarily submitted a blood sample for analysis. The driver incurred only minimal injuries in the accident. The part of Cameron Street was shut down for approximately two hours as crews worked at the scene. No other details are made available.
The crash remains under review.
May 19, 2022
Source: KATC News