Man dies in single-car crash after hitting pole
POSTED: Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 1:04pm
LYDIA, LA (NBC33) — A single-car crash claimed the life of driver this morning in Iberia Parish.
We’re told the crash happened at roughly 6:00 a.m. on Weeks Park Road in Lydia. According to deputies the drier was traveling on Smith Road and came to the intersection with Weeks Island Road where he ran through the stop sign at the intersection.
After running the stop sign the vehicle crashed into a pole. The driver was transported to a local hospital but was later pronounced dead as a result of his injuries.
The name of the driver has not yet been released.
This crash is still under investigation.