Man hit by truck near Memorial Hospital

Man hit by truck near Memorial Hospital
Lake Charles Police (Source: KPLC)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Lake Charles Police report that a man is currently in critical condition after being struck by a truck.

Police responded to the intersection of Oak Park Boulevard and 3rd Avenue, next to Memorial Hospital, in regards to a auto-pedestrian crash on December 13, 2018 around 6:25 a.m.

On arrival officers learned that the pedestrian that was struck, Glenn Broussard of Moss Bluff, was crossing 3rd Avenue on the crosswalk when he was hit by a truck driven by Donovan Moore Jr. of Lake Charles.

Moore has been ticketed for Failure to Yield to a Pedestrian on a Crosswalk and for Driving under Suspension. Mr. Broussard was transported to a local hospital to be treated for his injuries.

The investigation into the the crash is still ongoing but Police state that Moore does not seem to have been impaired while driving.

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