Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle on LA 1, no charges filed

Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle on LA 1, no charges filed

PLAQUEMINE, LA (WAFB) - No charges will be filed in an accident that left one person dead near Plaquemine, LA.

Iberville Parish Sheriff Brett Stassi says a Baton Rouge man intentionally jumped out in front of three different vehicles before being hit by a fourth vehicle. It happened around 12:30 a.m. on LA 1 just north of Plaquemine.

The man died at the scene and Sheriff Stassi said the man had papers on him showing he had just been released from a local hospital.

The driver involved took a voluntary sobriety test at the scene and passed.

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