The pedestrian is still in critical condition at an area hospital. The roadway has been re-opened.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 1, 2023
Major Crash Involving Pedestrian
Lafayette, LA – Lafayette Police are on the scene of a major vehicle crash involving a pedestrian. The crash occurred on the 1500 block of Moss Street just after 1:00 p.m. Preliminary investigation indicates the pedestrian was attempting to cross Moss Street traveling westbound, and was struck by a vehicle traveling southbound. The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. Moss Street from East Willow to Evergreen Street is completely closed off. Vehicles should avoid the area and seek an alternate route.