Pedestrian in critical condition after being struck on Belleview Drive
PLAQUEMINE - One person is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle on Belleview Drive Tuesday night.
Sources say the victim was struck near the Exxon Mobil gas station on Belleview Drive around 8:40 p.m. The victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
According to the Plaquemine Police Department, the pedestrian was attempting to cross Hwy. 75 when they were struck by a vehicle.
The driver told police that he didn't see a person on the highway. Police said the driver showed no signs of impairment.
This is a developing story. We will update it with more information as it becomes available.