Moore was struck by a vehicle on Highway 11/Pontchartrain Drive. The preliminary investigation indicates that Moore was attempting to cross Pontchartrain Drive near Markham Drive. The child was transported to University Hospital, but later passed away.
Impairment is not suspected, however, routine toxicology tests were conducted and are pending analysis.
No charges have been filed at this time. The case in currently under investigation by both the Slidell Police Department’s Traffic Fatality Team and the Criminal Investigations Division.