On Tuesday, one person was killed after being hit by a vehicle on Bert Kouns Industrial loop.
As per the initial information, the fatal auto-pedestrian crash was reported a little before 12:30 p.m. in the 3400 block of W Bert Kouns Industrial Loop. On arrival, responders found the pedestrian lying unresponsive on the shoulder of the roadway. Medics rushed the victim to Ochsner-LSU Health Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
The pedestrian succumbed to their injuries at the hospital. The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office will release the identity of the deceased after notifying the next of kin. The driver of the involved vehicle stopped at the shoulder and waited for the officers to arrive. No arrests were made. No other details were provided.
An investigation is ongoing.
January 13, 2022