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One man dead after fatal crash in Pointe Coupee Parish

7 months 1 week 3 days ago Sunday, November 04 2018 Nov 4, 2018 November 04, 2018 5:18 PM November 04, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ

LIVONIA- Louisiana State Police say a man is dead after a single car wreck in Pointe Coupee Parish Sunday morning.

The fatal wreck took the life of 55-year-old James Pizzolato. It happened a little before 10 a.m on LA 77 north of US 190.

Investigators say Pizzolato was driving northbound on LA 77 in a 2003 Buick LeSabre when he lost control of his car in a curve. The vehicle ran off the right side of the road hitting a cement block causing it to overturn.

Pizzolato was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the wreck. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police do not know if Pizzolato had been drinking before the crash, they are waiting on a toxicology report.

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