Man killed in single vehicle crash in Assumption Parish
PAINCOURTVILLE - State police are investigating a single vehicle crash that claimed the life of one man, late Friday night.
According to authorities, 41-year-old Cody Hicks was traveling eastbound on LA 403 in a Ford F-250. He was in a left curve in the roadway when he attempted to pass a vehicle in a no passing zone. Hicks’ vehicle ran off of the roadway to the left then he steered towards the right.
His vehicle crossed LA 403 and he ran off of the roadway to the right and entered a ditch. Hicks’ vehicle then rolled over and came to rest on the roof.
Hicks was not wearing his seat belt and he suffered fatal injuries.
Alcohol use is suspected and a toxicology test is pending. This crash remains under investigation.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
WATCH: Councilmember removed from meeting after shouting at attendees, colleague
Man allegedly shot & killed girlfriend at Burbank Drive apartment complex near...
Person shot to death at Burbank Drive apartment complex near LSU
As flu season arrives, YMCA and BR General team up for 'Flu...
One arrested in fatal shooting on La Annie Drive