On December 7, shortly after 8:30 p.m., Troopers with State Police Troop A began investigating a single-vehicle crash involving a pedestrian on LA 63 north of LA 37 in East Feliciana Parish.
The crash ultimately claimed the life of 44 YO Carly Kennison of Denham Springs.
The initial investigation revealed Kennison was wearing dark clothing and walking in the roadway on LA 63. At the same time, a 2017 Ford F-250 pickup was headed north on LA 63. For reasons still investigated, Kennison was struck by the Ford pickup. Kennison sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased on scene.
The driver of the Ford was properly restrained and did not sustain any injuries in the crash.
Impairment is not suspected with the driver of the Ford and is unknown for the pedestrian.
Standard toxicology samples were taken from both driver and pedestrian and will be submitted for analysis.