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Two killed in Denham Springs crash early Saturday morning

1 year 6 months 4 weeks ago Saturday, November 19 2022 Nov 19, 2022 November 19, 2022 5:24 PM November 19, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

DENHAM SPRINGS - Two people were killed in a car accident early Saturday morning when their vehicle went off the road, hit a telephone pole and caught on fire. 

According to State Police, 52-year-old Jerome Johnson was driving 27-year-old Dillon Slaughter down LA-16 near Vincent Road around 12:30 a.m. when the accident happened. 

Troopers said Johnson died at the scene and Slaughter was taken to a hospital where he later died. 

Investigators said there was a third person sitting in the front passenger seat, but the person's identity is unknown. 

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