A single vehicle crash killed a young man from Columbia, La. Sunday morning. Police say he was not wearing his seat belt and was ejected during the crash. Additionally, police suspect that excessive speed may be a factor.
Troopers responded to the crash around 6:30 a.m., on US Hwy 165 north of LA Hwy 123.
They say a car driven by 24 year old Dewayne Calloway was travelling southbound on US Hwy 165 when the driver lost control and exited the right side of the roadway. After exiting the roadway, the vehicle collided with several trees.
Calloway was pronounced dead at the scene.