A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle while walking in the middle of a roadway in Breaux Bridge Monday night, according to the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Anthony Johnson, 45, of Breaux Bridge, was walking in the 1100 block of Zin Zin Road when he was hit by a vehicle traveling south, said Maj. Ginny Higgins with the Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies responded to the single-vehicle accident at about 7:30 p.m., Higgins said. Johnson was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead shortly after.
The accident is under investigation and no charges have been filed at this time.