- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 2, 2014

RACELAND, La. (AP) - State police say a 26-year-old man died after he was struck Monday night as he walked along the North Service Road in Raceland.

The victim was identified as Jace Sevin of Lockport.

Investigators say Seven was struck by a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Jean Claude Pierre of Raceland at about 8 p.m.

Sevin was taken to St. Anne Hospital in Lafourche Parish where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators say impairment is suspected for Sevin and toxicology tests will be performed.

No charges have been filed in the case but troopers say the accident remains under investigation.

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