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Driver killed in Tangipahoa Parish crash

3 years 2 months 2 weeks ago February 08, 2013 Feb 8, 2013 Friday, February 08 2013 Friday, February 08, 2013 5:40:00 AM CST in News
Source: Associated Press

PONCHATOULA - State police say a Madisonville man was killed in a one-vehicle accident in Tangipahoa Parish.

It happened Thursday on La. Highway 445 east of Ponchatoula.

Trooper Nick Manale says 33-year-old Justin Estopinal was northbound when he lost control of his SUV, ran off the highway, struck a dirt embankment and hit a utility pole and large tree.

Manale says Estopinal was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Tangipahoa Parish Coroner's Office.

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