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Drug suspect killed in car crash

2 years ago Thursday, October 11, 2012 9:14:47 AM CDT October 11, 2012 Thursday, October 11 2012 Oct 11, 2012 in News
Source: Associated Press

MORGAN CITY- State police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred while St. Mary Parish sheriff's deputies were pursuing a suspect in a narcotics investigation.

The accident occurred Wednesday afternoon in Morgan City.

Trooper Stephen Hammons says deputies were chasing 44-year-old Irvian Singleton of Morgan City when his made a left turn into the path of another car and his vehicle overturned. Singleton was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the other car suffered moderate injuries.

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