Authorities identified 51-year-old Timothy Decuir who died after a pedestrian crash on I-49 Frontage road on Saturday evening while a driver was cited in connection with the accident.
The investigation reports showed that the incident claimed the life of 51-year-old Timothy Decuir of Maurice. On October 02, 2021, just after 7:00 pm, Carencro Police actively responded to the area of I-49 Frontage Rd, just North of Francois Drive on reports of a traffic crash with injuries.
The reports further revealed that 40-year-old Carleton Greene of Lafayette was driving his vehicle heading south on the NW Frontage Road when he allegedly hit Decuir who was walking near the white solid white fog line. Decuir received major injuries as a result of the collision.
The investigation confirmed that Greene was impaired at the time of the incident. Routine test showed that Greene’s Blood Alcohol Content was allegedly a .141g%. Greene was cited on multiple charges, including DWI 1st Offense, Vehicular Homicide, Failure to Register and No Insurance.
An investigation continues.
October 5, 2021
Source: KATC News