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Cyclist killed in hit-and-run crash

1 year 1 month 1 week ago October 24, 2015 Oct 24, 2015 Saturday, October 24 2015 October 24, 2015 3:41 PM in News
Source: APSO

PRAIRIEVILLE - Deputies in Ascension Parish are investigating a fatal crash that left a cyclist dead early Saturday morning.

The Sheriff's Office says Daniel Lafleur, Sr., 67, was riding his bike on Parker Rd. in Prarieville when he was hit by a vehicle. The other driver took off, and Lafleur died at the scene.

So far, no witnesses have come forward with a description of the car that hit Lafleur, but investigators believe it is likely damaged on the front-passenger side of the vehicle.

Anyone with information should call the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office at (225) 621-4636.

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