NEW ORELANS, LOUISIANA (March 1, 2017) – A woman was killed in a pedestrian accident on Wednesday morning on St Claude Avenue, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened on St. Claude Avenue, near Poland Avenue. 33 year old Kinsey Billac was crossing St. Claude Avenue when she was struck by a westbound Infiniti SUV driven by a 32 year old man.
Kinsey Billac was rushed to a local hospital, but tragically died Thursday as a result of injuries sustained in the accident. The driver has been identified as Steven Johnson. Steven Johnson was arrested for a suspended driver’s license, no insurance, no registration, and driving with a switched license plate.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.