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Edgard man dies in hit-and-run accident

4 years 1 month 2 weeks ago February 08, 2013 Feb 8, 2013 Friday, February 08 2013 February 08, 2013 9:12 AM in News
Source: LSP
By: Jillian Washington

ST. JOHN PARISH - Investigators need your help searching for the driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash in Edgard.

State troopers say 47-year-old Darryl Gorden was walking along LA 18 Wednesday when an unidentified vehicle hit him.

A passerby spotted his body Thursday afternoon and contacted authorities.

Police do not have any description of the vehicle or the driver at this time.

Troopers believe Gorden may have been intoxicated at the time of the accident.

Toxicology results are pending.

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