Pineville mayor runs over pedestrian
POSTED: Tuesday, August 2, 2011 - 10:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 2, 2011 - 1:36pm
PINEVILLE, LA (NBC33) — State police say the mayor of Pineville ran over and killed someone walking along the highway there.
Around 9 p.m. on Sunday night, a 29 year-old woman was walking down Highway 28 when she was hit by Mayor Clarence Fields.
Troopers say the woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Mayor Fields is ok.
State police are doing toxicology tests as part of their ongoing investigation.