LSP: Unrestrained driver killed in Evangeline Parish crash
EVANGELINE PARISH - Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that left one person dead early Sunday morning.
According to Louisiana State Police, the crash occurred just after midnight on Harrison Road near LA 29.
Police say 36-year-old Jacob McDaniel of Boyce was traveling in his 2000 Ford F-150 when it ran off the right side of the roadway and crashed into a tree.
McDaniel was not wearing a seat belt and suffered fatal injuries in the crash. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Evangeline Parish Coroner's Office.
It is unknown if impairment was a factor in the crash. Toxicology samples were taken from McDaniel and sent to the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab for analysis.
The crash remains under investigation.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
SU students helped desegregate NASA, worked on Apollo 11
Save Our Cities March and Rally held in honor of Sadie Roberts-Joseph
Deputies looking for burglar who stole service dog in training from Zachary...
Well-known justice of the peace arrested, accused of torturing family for more...
Big turnout for Employ BR job fair Friday