State Police: Pierre Part man killed in crash on Belle River Road
PIERRE PART - A 36-year-old man from Pierre Part lost his life in a tragic collision early Wednesday morning, Louisiana State Police say.
According to a report from State Police, Dustin Coupel was killed shortly after midnight when his pickup truck ran off Belle River Road (LA 1016-2) and hit a culvert.
Couple, who was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the collision, was pronounced dead by the Assumption Parish Coroner's Office at the scene of the crash.
State Police say a toxicology sample was collected from Coupel and, in harmony with routine procedure, the sample will be submitted for analysis.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
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