A 69-year-old Terrytown woman died after being struck by a vehicle while walking across La. 23 in Jefferson Parish Sunday, officials said.
Shortly after 7 p.m., Gladys Lugo, 69, was walking across the northbound lanes of La. 23 near the intersection of Wall Boulevard when she was struck by a 2014 Chevrolet Express Van, driven by Patrick Guillory, 60, of Eunice, Louisiana State Police said in a news release.
Lugo was pronounced dead at the scene.
Speed and impairment are not considered factors in the crash, State Police said. Toxicology results for Lugo are pending an autopsy.
No other injuries were reported.