Pineville mayor involved in deadly crash
PINEVILLE, La. - A sport utility vehicle driven by Pineville Mayor Clarence Fields struck and killed a pedestrian in Pineville.
State Troopers say Fields was driving west on La. 28 around 9 p.m. Sunday night when he struck 29-year-old Erica L. Terrell of Pineville, who was walking in the right lane.
Terrell was pronounced dead at the scene.
Fields was not hurt.
Routine toxicology tests are pending, and the crash remains under investigation.