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An 88-year-old Lafayette man was killed in a Friday evening crash.

Frank Jacob was struck by a vehicle near the intersection of La Neuville Road and Kaiser Drive around 5:30 p.m. Police officers said Jacob was walking and was struck when he entered the roadway. He was later pronounced dead at the scene, Lafayette Police spokesperson Sgt. Wayne Griffin said in an issued statement.

The driver involved was taken to the Lafayette Police Department for questioning. The fatal crash remains under investigation, the statement said.


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