Driver cited for suspended license after striking, killing pedestrian on Plank Road
UPDATE: State police say 35-year-old Carl Kelly Jr. of Zachary has been cited for driving with a suspended license in the Wednesday morning crash. They say the unidentified female was walking south in the southbound lane of the roadway when she was struck.
Police say a chemical test indicated that Kelly was not intoxicated at the time of the crash and impairment on his part is not suspected.
The crash remains under investigation.
BAKER- Authorities are on the scene of a crash where a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle.
The incident occurred at Plank Road and Bentley sometime before 6:30 a.m. The age and gender of the victim have not been released at this time. State Police are investigating the incident.
Details are limited at this time. Check back for updates.
UPDATE: Plank is now CLOSED in both directions at Bentley Dr.— WBRZ Traffic (@WBRZtraffic) May 2, 2018