Crash into Nicholson ditch kills man from Baker
BATON ROUGE - A man from Baker died from his injuries after his truck crashed into a ditch Sunday morning.
Police say Dayton Guillot, 74, was travelling south on Nicholson Drive when his truck veered across the northbound lane and crashed into a ditch. It happened around 10:20 a.m. on the 5000 block of Nicholson.
Guillot was ejected from the car during the crash and later died in a local hospital due to his injuries. Police say he was not wearing a seatbelt.
Authorities are still investigating the crash and say alcohol is not a factor.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Lee High School will get football program next year
Locals pack the streets for White Light Night
Saying goodbye: Beauregard Gallery and Bistro closing its doors
'You have our attention': Police hold press conference amid crime wave in...
Mayor pushing new tax proposal for traffic improvement