Fatal Crash Claims the Life of Breaux Bridge Man

Last night, Troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a single vehicle fatal crash on LA Highway 347 north of St. Martinville which claimed the life of a Breaux Bridge man.

According to investigating Troopers, on November 20, 2012, at 8:37 p.m., 27-year-old Janual Wiltz of Breaux Bridge was driving a 1992 Ford Mustang south on LA Highway 347. For reasons still under investigation, Wiltz crossed the center line and traveled off the left side of the road. Wiltz's vehicle entered a ditch then overturned. Wiltz, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead by the St. Martin Parish Coroner.

Toxicology samples were obtained from Wiltz and will be submitted to the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab for analysis. This crash remains under investigation.

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