Police identify 19-year-old killed in fiery I-10 wreck in Ascension Parish
SORRENTO - Authorities are investigating a deadly crash that took the life of a 19-year-old on I-10 East in Ascension Parish Tuesday.
The crash was reported around 12:45 p.m. on I-10 near LA 22. The sheriff's office says deputies found the car engulfed in flames at the scene. 19-year-old Quincy Clark Jr. of St. Rose died at the scene.
According to Louisiana State Police, Clark was traveling east on I-10 in the 1997 Ford Crown Victoria when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a tree along the interstate.
Police say his vehicle then caught fire while he was still inside. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The incident is still under investigation.
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