Metairie Louisiana. Louisiana State Police report a woman who tried to run away from her attacker was killed when she ran into traffic on Interstate 10 Sunday evening.
The police report states George Washington Cummings IV, 39, was beating Lucretia Hampton in her automobile on the shoulder on Interstate 10 eastbound near the Veterans Memorial Boulecard exit around 9:10pm.
The investigation reports Hampton tried to run away from Cummings by running east on the shoulder of the interstate in an attempt to flag down automobiles to get her help. She ran across the center lane of the interstate when two automobiles struck her and killed her.
Police said the drivers of the two automobiles took soberity tests and found they were not found legally drunk.
Cummings was arrested by the police and booked into the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center on charges of second degree battery and manslaughter charges.
The case is being investigated at this time by the authorities.
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