St. Francisville man dies in single-vehicle crash on I-10 near Perkins Road
BATON ROUGE - A man died Sunday morning while riding as a passenger in a vehicle along Interstate 10 when the driver lost control of the vehicle, crashed into a guardrail, ran off the road and flipped the car.
Baton Rouge Police Department said 21-year-old Zachery Gunter of St. Francisville died around 5:56 while traveling on I-10 near Perkins Road.
Officers said the car crashed into the guardrail, went airborne and landed upside-down on its roof. Gunter died at the scene. The driver was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
No more information was immediately available.
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