State Police: Truck driver killed in St. Francisville wreck
ST. FRANCISVILLE - Louisiana State Police say a Mississippi man was killed in a Monday night wreck on LA Hwy 964 in St. Francisville.
According to police, 66-year-old Laverna Howard of McComb lost his life when the truck he was driving went off the road.
Howard was behind the wheel of a 2016 Freightliner box truck on LA Hwy 964 west of US Hwy 61 when the Freightliner ran off the road and into a nearby ditch.
Authorities say Howard was pronounced deceased at the scene of the wreck.
The tragic crash remains under investigation.
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