Shortly after 9:00 p.m. on December 12, 2021, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L began investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian on Interstate 10 near U.S. Hwy 190 (Gause Boulevard) in St. Tammany Parish. The crash claimed the life of 28-year-old Warren Bouie of Slidell.
The initial investigation revealed the crash occurred as Bouie attempted to cross the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10. At the same time, a 2018 Toyota Prius and a 2015 Dodge Challenger were traveling eastbound on Interstate 10. As Bouie attempted to cross the roadway, he was struck by the Toyota and then the Dodge.
Bouie sustained fatal injuries as a result of the crash and was pronounced deceased on the scene. The driver of the Toyota was properly restrained, sustained minor injuries, and was transported to a local hospital. The driver of the Dodge was properly restrained and sustained no injuries. As part of the ongoing investigation, toxicology samples were obtained from Bouie and both drivers for analysis.