Updated: Sep 23, 2020
IBERIA PARISH– Shortly after 10:00 p.m. on August 30, 2020, a fatal crash occurred involving a pedestrian on Federal Highway US 90 near North College Road. Chad James Maturin, 40, of Abbeville died in this crash.
Maturin was a passenger in a Hyundai
Sonata that pulled onto the outside shoulder and came to a stop. Maturin then exited the vehicle and stood in the center of the outside eastbound lane of US 90. He was struck
by an eastbound 2005 BMW 2-door passenger car.
Maturin was pronounced deceased at scene by the Iberia Parish Coroner’s Office. The driver of the BMW was properly restrained and was transported to a local hospital with only minor injuries. Standard toxicology samples were taken and will be submitted for analysis. This crash remains under investigation.