80°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Tue
82°
62°
20%
Wed
84°
65°
10%
Thu
84°
68°
60%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

Unrestrained driver killed in Ascension Parish

1 year ago Tuesday, January 14, 2014 6:13:46 AM CST January 14, 2014 Tuesday, January 14 2014 Jan 14, 2014 in News
Source: AP

DONALDSONVILLE - Louisiana State Police are investigating a crash late Monday night that killed a man from White Castle.

Troopers say 51-year-old Ronald Skinner was headed west on LA Hwy 405 just after 11pm when for some unknown reason he crossed into the eastbound lane then ran off the road.  His vehicle ended up in a ditch and hit a utility pole.

Skinner died at the scene. Troopers say he was not wearing a seatbelt.

It's unknown if he was impaired at the time of the crash.  Toxicology test are pending.

 

 

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
5 Days
Radar
Today
Partly Cloudy
81°
60°
Tue
Partly Cloudy
82°
62°
Wed
Mostly Cloudy
84°
65°
Thu
T-Showers
84°
68°
Fri
Partly Cloudy
88°
63°