KENNER POLICE DEPARTMENT
Michael J. Glaser
Chief of Police
500 Veterans Boulevard
FAX (504) 712-2209
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sergeant Brian McGregor
Police investigating fatality involving a pedestrian
- The Kenner Police Department is presently investigating a
traffic fatality involving a pedestrian in the 1800 block of I-10
eastbound, in Kenner.
approximately 8:23 p.m., the Kenner Police Department received numerous
9-1-1 telephone calls reporting that a pedestrian had been struck by a
vehicle. Upon officers
arrival on scene they discovered the body of a male victim on the
eastbound shoulder. The
male victimís death was pronounced on scene.
It is believed this may be a fatality hit and run.
The incident remains under investigation.
At the time of this press release only the center lane is open
traveling eastbound, due to a jackknifed 18 wheeler in the left lane.
information and the victimís identity will be provided, when available,
including the notification of family concerning the fatality death.
Police Chief Michael J. Glaser urges anyone who may have witnessed this
fatality to call Kenner Police Traffic Investigator Jon Cryer at (504)
Police Department website: