Bicyclist killed in crash on Airline Highway

Metairie, La. - A Metairie woman was killed Monday morning as she attempted to cross multiple lanes of traffic on Airline Highway.

Louisiana State Police say 55 year-old Terri Hunt was riding a bike on Arnoult Road attempting to cross Airline Highway.  As Hunt crossed three lanes of traffic, she struck a 2001 Chevrolet pick-up on its passenger side that was traveling in the left turn lane of Airline.

The Chevrolet was pulling a box trailer and was operated by 37 year-old Elton Hollis of Kenner.

Hunt was transported to Ochsner Medical Center and pronounced dead due to her injuries.

Hollis voluntarily submitted to a breath test and troopers found no alcohol in his system.