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Troopers: person killed after walking into traffic

2 years ago January 03, 2013 Jan 3, 2013 Thursday, January 03 2013 Thursday, January 03, 2013 9:23:08 PM CST in News
By: Trey Schmaltz

ADDIS- A 36-year-old was killed after walking into traffic on LA 1 Thursday night.

State Police said Emmanuelle Stewart was hit by a car near the Iberville/West Baton Rouge Parish line.

"Stewart was attempting to cross LA 1 when he walked directly into the vehicle's path," a State Police spokesperson said.

Investigators believe Stewart may have been impaired.

The driver of the vehicle was cited for driving with a suspended driver's license.

State Police said the crash remains under investigation.


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