Posted: Jan 2, 2014 11:07 AM
Updated: Jan 2, 2014 11:12 AM
Source: St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office
ST. TAMMANY - A St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's deputy is in critical condition after a single-vehicle crash early Thursday morning.
Deputy Cody Talley was transported to University Hospital in New Orleans. He underwent surgery this morning and is listed in stable but critical condition.
Investigators are trying to reconstruct what happened in the crash. Deputy Talley is believed to have been headed eastbound on Louisiana Highway 40 when he crashed into the tree line approximately one mile east of Louisiana Highway 25.
The crash took place sometime between 4:30 and 5 a.m.
Deputy Talley is 26 years old and has been with the sheriff's office since March 2010.