LACOMBE, La. – Louisiana State Police have identified a man who died after he was hit by a car on US 190 in Lacombe Friday.
The accident happened about 4:30 p.m. Thursday when 56-year-old Dale Joseph Lacour of LaPlace tried to cross Highway 190 at North Tranquility Road. Lacour didn’t stop at a stop sign when he was hit by 60-year-old Pamela Mcginty, police said.
Troopers said Lacour wasn’t wearing a helmet and was severely injured. He was airlifted to University Medical Center in New Orleans but died a few hours later.
Troopers said as part of the investigation, they blood samples to be analyzed by a crime lab. They added neither alcohol nor drug use is suspected on Mcginty’s part.