Louisiana police car hits, kills woman
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A police car hit and killed a pedestrian late Sunday in Louisiana, officials said Monday.
Few details were available, but the Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office identified the dead woman on Monday as 48-year-old Valerie Parker. She was hit by a marked Shreveport police car around 10:50 p.m. Sunday, a coroner’s office news release said.
Police did not immediately return a call Monday requesting comment.
The officer was on duty, and investigators were looking into whether the officer was responding to a call, KSLA-TV reported.
The coroner’s office said it will perform an autopsy on Parker’s body.