Fatal Crash in Ascension Parish

ST.AMANT, La. - State police are investigating a single vehicle crash in Ascension Parish that claimed the life of the unrestrained driver.

Troopers say a pickup was traveling east on La. Highway 22 early Monday morning June 20th when it entered a right-hand curve and ran off the roadway to the left and overturned several times.

Investigators say the 24-year-old driver, who was not restrained, was ejected and suffered fatal injuries.

The driver's name is being withheld pending notification of his family.

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