MARRERO, La. – A motorcyclist has died the day after he was hit by an allegedly drunk driver Saturday night in Marrero.
The accident happened near 4th Street and Ames Boulevard around 1 p.m.
Lawrence Nasser, 52, was riding his Harley Davidson when a pick-up truck driven by Mario Martinez, 29, turned into his path. Nasser was hit and transported to the hospital, where he died on Sunday.
Martinez faces one count of vehicular homicide, DWI, first-degree vehicular negligent injury, failure to yield, no drivers license and operating a vehicle without lawful presence in the United States.
Martinez said he was driving a Ford F-150 that belonged to a friend of a friend.