Man on motorcycle dies after running off LA 308, struck tree
RACELAND – State Troopers responded to a single-vehicle fatality involving a motorcycle on LA 308 in Raceland early Friday morning.
The crash occurred around 3:30 a.m. Friday when 44-year-old Ross Callias was traveling north on LA 308 on a Harley Davidson motorcycle when he entered a left hand curve in the roadway. For unknown reasons, Callais traveled off of the highway and struck a tree. He sustained fatal injuries as a result of the crash.
Callias was pronounced dead at the scene by the Lafourche Parish Coroner's Office. According to State Police, Callias was wearing a DOT approved helmet at the time of the crash.
Intoxication is unknown at this time, while toxicology reports are pending.