(St. Martinville, LA.)-Last night, shortly before 9:00 p.m., Deputies with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1000 block of George Dupuis Road in reference to a 911 call advising of a hit and run of a pedestrian. Upon arrival, Deputies learned that a male victim was walking on the roadway when he was struck by a vehicle that subsequently fled the scene.
Upon further investigation, Deputies discovered that the suspect vehicle was silver in color; but no make or model of the vehicle was able to be determined. The suspect vehicle will have damage on the passenger side and to the headlight. Deputies are asking for anyone with information in reference to the suspect and/or the suspect’s vehicle, to please contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 394-3071, or you can send a message via our Facebook page.
The victim was transported to a local hospital and no further information regarding the victim’s condition was available at the time of this release. The investigation remains ongoing.